The USC Wrigley Institute proudly announces our upcoming 2021 Delta Murphy Distinguished Lecture.
Join three pathbreaking scientists to discuss their unique experiences overcoming inequitable obstacles, and to address the critical importance of diverse voices leading the scientific enterprise.
- Rita Colwell, PhD - Former Director, National Science Foundation; Professor, University of Maryland
- Hope Jahren, PhD - Author, ‘Lab Girl’; Professor, University of Oslo
- Dawn Wright, PhD - Chief Scientist, Esri; Oceanographer
Moderated by Dr. Carly Kenkel, Gabilan Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California
Co-sponsored with the USC Marine and Environmental Biology Department (MEB), and the USC Environmental Studies Program (ENST).
This year’s event takes place during USC’s Fifth Annual Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Awareness Week (DEI Week), March 8-12, 2021.