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Gender and Geography Groups

US / Canada:

University Groups

Supporting Women in Geography (SWIG) at Penn State: http://www.geog.psu.edu/about-us/groups-and-organizations/supporting-women-geography-swig

SWIG at San Diego State: http://www-rohan.sdsu.edu/~swig/index.html

SWIG at UBC and SFU: http://canadaswig.wordpress.com

SWIG at University of Minnesota: http://umnswig.wordpress.com/

SWIG in Geography at University of Washington. Current contact: Amy Piedalue, ‎amer "at" u.washington.edu‎

SWIG at Texas State https://www.facebook.com/SwigTexasStateUniversity

SWIG at University of Wisconsin Madison http://www.geography.wisc.edu/students/groups.php

Berkeley Geography Group on Gender and Difference (3GD) gendergeography@googlegroups.com

University of Kansas Department of Geography Diversity Committee http://www.k-state.edu/geography/

Professional Associations or Specialty Groups

AAG Committee for the Status of Women in Geography

http://www.aag.org/cs/about_aag/governance/committees#Committee_on_the_Status_of_Women_in_Geography

Geographic Perspectives on Women http://www.spatiallyinclined.org/gpow/

Canadian Women and Geography Study Group http://www.unbc.ca/canadian-women-and-geography

Society of Women Geographers https://www.facebook.com/pages/Society-of-Women-Geographers/106441236043049

National Council of Geographic Education http://www.ncge.org/

Association for Women Geoscientists http://www.awg.org/

Association of Pacific Coast Geographers Women’s Network http://apcgweb.org/womens-network

Earth Science Women's Network, http://eswnonline.org/

Supporting Women in Geography and GIS Austin http://swiggis-austin.org/

GIS Lounge Women in GIS http://www.gislounge.com/women-in-gis/

Great Lakes Feminist Geography Collective https://listserv.uoguelph.ca/cgi-bin/wa?A0=FEM-GEOG-NETWORK

International:

International Geographical Union Commission on Gender and Geography http://igugender.socsci.uva.nl/

Gender and Feminist Geography Research Group https://www.facebook.com/pages/Gender-and-Feminist-Geographies-Research-Group/184539325010398

University of Auckland: The Women and Gender Geographies Research Network. http://www.esocsci.org.nz/networks/women-gender-geographies-research-network/

Geography Department at the University of Zurich, Switzerland Gender Study Group http://www.geo.uzh.ch/en/units/economic-geography/services/gender-study-group

German-speaking Specialty Group of Gender and Geography (The Specialty Group represents [not only] women in Germany, Switzerland and Austria.) http://www.ak-geographie-geschlecht.org/

 


Thanks to Winifred Curran, AAG Committee on the Status of Women in Geography for compiling this list. Kelsey Taylor and Patricia Solís, AAG.

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