Prof. Dr. Londa Schiebinger

Barbara D. Finberg Director of the Clayman Institute for Gender Research at Stanford University

John L. Hinds Professor of History of Science

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Her books include: The Mind Has No Sex? Women in the Origins of Modern Science; the prize-winning Nature’s Body: Gender in the Making of Modern Science; Has Feminism Changed Science? (Harvard University Press, 1999); the prize-winning Plants and Empire: Colonial Bioprospecting in the Atlantic World; Gendered Innovations in Science and Engineering; and Agnotology:The Making and Unmaking of Ignorance.

Schiebinger is the recipient of numerous prizes and awards; her work has been translated into ten languages. Her research has been featured in the New York Times, the New Yorker, Die Zeit, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitschrift, La Vanguardia, at the London Museum of Natural History, on NPR, and elsewhere.

She speaks and consults nationally and internationally on issues concerning women and gender in science, medicine, and engineering.