Entries in the Leadership & Mentoring section are listed in reverse chronological order, with the most recent article first. Articles are of global interest but collected with an Asian focus.

Women in Leadership Roles

Anderson, Greta. “Strength in Numbers.” Inside Higher Ed. November 12, 2020.

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2020/11/12/liberal-arts-college-presidents-create-diversity-and-inclusion-alliance

Kramer, Vicki W. “Boardroom Diversity Can Help Nonprofits Respond to COVID-19.” Wellesley Centers for Women. April 8, 2020.

https://www.wcwonline.org/WCW-Blog-Women-Change-Worlds/Boardroom-diversity-nonprofits-respond-to-coronavirus-covid-19

 

Krewel, Mona and Karim, Sabrina. “Is there a ‘feminine’ response to terrorism?” The Conversation. April 29, 2019.

https://theconversation.com/is-there-a-feminine-response-to-terrorism-115873

 

O’Malley, Brendan. “Students with a passion for realising gender empowerment.” University World News. March 23, 2019. https://www.universityworldnews.com/post.php?story=20190323055231974

 

Flaherty, Colleen. “The Impact of Female Chairs.” Inside Higher Ed. November 14, 2018.

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2018/11/14/paper-finds-female-chairs-benefit-departments-gender-diversity-and-equity?utm_source=Inside+Higher+Ed&utm_campaign=ac0a4ff1ce-DNU_WO20181112_NEW_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fcbc04421-ac0a4ff1ce-227965869&mc_cid=ac0a4ff1ce&mc_eid=e82702f68c

 

“Powerful Women Talk about Power (and Powerlessness).” The Cut. October 15, 2018.

https://www.thecut.com/2018/10/women-and-power-introduction.html

 

Pao, Ellen. “This is How Sexism Works in Silicon Valley.” The Cut. August 20, 2017.

https://www.thecut.com/2017/08/ellen-pao-silicon-valley-sexism-reset-excerpt.html?utm_source=pocket&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=pockethits

 

McNeill, Leila. “This Feminist Psychologist-Turned-Rock-Star Led a Full Life of Resistance.” Smithsonian. April 7, 2017. http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/feminist-psychologist-turned-rock-star-led-multifaceted-life-resistance-180962814/?utm_source=smithsoniandaily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20170407-daily-responsive&spMailingID=28572345&spUserID=MjE1NjI4OTAwODk4S0&spJobID=1021144806&spReportId=MTAyMTE0NDgwNgS2

 

Wolchover, Natalie. “19 Women Leading Math and Physics.” Portside. March 8, 2017.

http://portside.org/2017-03-13/19-women-leading-math-and-physics

 

Blackhurst, Anne, Joyce Ester, Connie gore, and Barbara McDonald. “The Benefits of Gender Balance in a System’s Presidential Offices.” The Chronicle of Higher Education. January 1, 2017.

http://www.chronicle.com/article/The-Benefits-of-Gender-Balance/238778?cid=cr&utm_source=cr&utm_medium=en&elqTrackId=17eeef2e26cd4446a2c76f23186d58cb&elq=79a4d79ab595423899bb44160602def2&elqaid=11970&elqat=1&elqCampaignId=4814

 

“Episode 48: Men 44, Women: 0. from Hidden Brain in Podcasts.” NPR. October 17, 2016.

https://itunes.apple.com/hk/podcast/hidden-brain/id1028908750?l=en&mt=2&i=1000376799459

 

“In the Eye of the Beholder: Avoiding the Merit Trap.” Chief Executive Women and Male Champions of Change. August, 2016.

http://cew.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/MCC-CEW-Merit-Paper-FINAL.pdf

 

Kelly, Éanna. “Commission to Offer Gender Equality Advice for Universities.” Science/Business. June 23, 2016. http://www.sciencebusiness.net/news/79831/Commission-to-offer-gender-equality-advice-for-universities

 

Sandberg, Sheryl and Adam Grant. “Sheryl Sandberg on the Myth of the Catty Woman.” The New York Times. June 23, 2016. http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/23/opinion/sunday/sheryl-sandberg-on-the-myth-of-the-catty-woman.html?emc=edit_tnt_20160623&nlid=55284275&tntemail0=y&_r=2

 

Tolentino, Jia. “How ‘Empowerment’ Became Something for Women to Buy.” The New York Times. April 12, 2016. http://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/17/magazine/how-empowerment-became-something-for-women-to-buy.html?smid=tw-nytimes&smtyp=cur

 

Ponce, Gionni. “Paying It Forward Pays Off Big for Atlanta’s Female Entrepreneurs.” Takepart. February 23, 2016 http://www.takepart.com/article/2016/02/23/atlanta-offers-free-workspace-and-technology-female-entrepreneurs

 

Deruy, Emily. “Training Future ‘Lady Bosses’.” The Atlantic. February 12, 2016.

http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2016/02/training-future-lady-bosses/462687/

 

Gordon, Sarah. “Stop Skirting Around the Lack of Senior Women in Business.” Financial Times. January 12, 2016. https://www.ft.com/content/067d8b58-b623-11e5-8358-9a82b43f6b2f

 

Young, Greg. “Women, Naturally Better Leaders for the 21st Century.” Routledge White Paper. 2016.

https://www.routledge.com/posts/10263?utm_source=Routledge&utm_medium=cms&utm_campaign=160801457

 

Sussmuth-Dyckerhoff, Claudia, Jin Wang and Josephine Chen. “Women Matter: Making the Breakthrough.” McKinsey & Company. March 2012. http://www.mckinsey.com/business-functions/organization/our-insights/women-matter

Mentoring

Flaherty, Colleen. “‘You Must Retract This Paper’.” Inside Higher Ed. November 23, 2020.

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2020/11/23/journal-faces-backlash-publishing-article-female-mentorship

Cooper, Davina. “Men should not become the explicit standard in reference-writing.” Times Higher Education. October 20, 2020.

https://www.timeshighereducation.com/blog/men-should-not-become-explicit-standard-reference-writing

Perry, Kate, and Tobias T. Gibson. “Not All Mentors.” Inside Higher Ed. July 31, 2020.

https://www.insidehighered.com/advice/2020/07/31/advice-successful-male-mentorships-women-academe-opinion

 

McKie, Anna. “Careers intelligence: distance mentoring early career researchers.” Times Higher Education. May 27, 2020.

https://www.timeshighereducation.com/news/careers-intelligence-distance-mentoring-early-career-researchers

 

Grove Jack. “Career advice: who should lead on mentoring for female academics?” Times Higher Education. December 13, 2018. https://www.timeshighereducation.com/news/career-advice-who-should-lead-mentoring-female-academics

 

Flaherty, Colleen. “A Natural Attraction?” Inside Higher Ed. April 26, 2018.

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2018/04/26/essay-erotics-mentorship-sets-debate-whether-sexuality-has-any-place-academic?utm_source=Inside+Higher+Ed&utm_campaign=460fad4113-DNU20180111&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fcbc04421-460fad4113-227965869&mc_cid=460fad4113&mc_eid=e82702f68c

 

Hawkins, Harriet. “On Mentoring - Reflections on Academic Caring as a Feminist Practice.” Gender and Feminist Geographies Research Group. February 12, 2018.

http://www.gfgrg.org/on-mentoring-reflections-on-academic-caring-as-a-feminist-practice-by-harriet-hawkins/

 

Granger, Sarah. “Want to Be an Ally to Women at Work? Here Are Five Things Men in Tech Have Been Doing.” Slate. January 8, 2018. http://www.slate.com/blogs/better_life_lab/2018/01/08/want_to_be_an_ally_to_women_at_work_five_things_men_in_tech_have_been_doing.html

 

Rockquemore, Kerry Ann. “Voluntary vs. Paid Mentoring”. Inside Higher Ed. March 30, 2016. https://www.insidehighered.com/advice/2016/03/30/should-you-choose-voluntary-or-paid-mentor-essay

 

Rockquemore, Kerry Ann. “Mentoring Underrepresented Senior Faculty”. Inside Higher Ed. March 2, 2016. https://www.insidehighered.com/advice/2016/03/02/advice-mentoring-underrepresented-senior-faculty-members-essay

Higher Education Leadership

American Council on Education. “Join the Commitment to Moving the Needle: Advancing Women in Higher Education Leadership.” (undated) http://www.acenet.edu/news-room/Pages/Moving-the-Needle-Advancing-Women-Leaders-in-Higher-Education.aspx

 

“Transformative Leadership.” University World News. (undated)

https://www.universityworldnews.com/page.php?page=Trans_Lead

 

Anderson, Greta. “Strength in Numbers.” Inside Higher Ed. November 12, 2020.

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2020/11/12/liberal-arts-college-presidents-create-diversity-and-inclusion-alliance

Lyu, Marcel. “Letters: China is not the real problem with Hong Kong university’s latest appointments.” South China Morning Post. November 8, 2020.

https://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/3108398/china-not-real-problem-hong-kong-universitys-latest-appointments

Sharma, Yojana. “Steering universities through crisis, upheaval and protest.” University World News. September 5, 2020.

https://www.universityworldnews.com/post.php?story=20200904122429941

 

Jeffery, Sally. “How Covid-19 is improving university governance.” Times Higher Education. September 2020.

https://www.timeshighereducation.com/hub/pwc/p/how-covid-19-improving-university-governance

Houart, Corinne. “Leadership qualities do not have a gender.” Times Higher Education. August 20, 2020.

https://www.timeshighereducation.com/opinion/leadership-qualities-do-not-have-gender

 

Lau, Joyce. “South Korea sets 25 per cent target for female professors.” Times Higher Education. August 13, 2020.

https://www.timeshighereducation.com/news/south-korea-sets-25-cent-target-female-professors

 

Tuminez, Astrid S. “Women, Leadership and Treasure Troves.” Inside Higher Ed. August 7, 2020.

https://www.insidehighered.com/digital-learning/blogs/peaks-and-valleys/women-leadership-and-treasure-troves

Alcalde, M. Cristina, and Mangala Subramaniam. “Women in Leadership: Challenges and Recommendations.” Inside Higher Ed. July 17, 2020.

https://www.insidehighered.com/views/2020/07/17/women-leadership-academe-still-face-challenges-structures-systems-and-mind-sets

 

Lau, Joyce. “Can women break through Asian universities’ ‘net ceiling’?” Times Higher Education. July 9, 2020.

https://www.timeshighereducation.com/features/can-women-break-through-asian-universities-net-ceiling

 

Whitford, Emma. “College Presidents' Cabinets Still Far From Gender Parity.” Inside Higher Ed. April 15, 2020.

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2020/04/15/pay-and-seniority-gaps-persist-women-and-minority-administrators-higher-education

 

Bothwell, Ellie. “Female leadership in top universities advances for first time since 2017.” Times Higher Education. March 6, 2020.

https://www.timeshighereducation.com/news/female-leadership-top-universities-advances-first-time-2017

 

Whitaker, Manya. “How Do I Map a Path to ‘Full’ Professor?” The Chronicle of Higher Education. February 19, 2020.

https://www.chronicle.com/article/How-Do-I-Map-a-Path-to/248065

 

Justice, George and Carolyn Dever. “Beyond the Dark Side.” Inside Higher Ed. May 16, 2019. https://www.insidehighered.com/advice/2019/05/16/practical-advice-faculty-members-considering-joining-administration-opinion?utm_source=Inside+Higher+Ed&utm_campaign=b5c160ad12-DNU_2019_COPY_02&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fcbc04421-b5c160ad12-227965869&mc_cid=b5c160ad12&mc_eid=e82702f68c

 

Aiston, Sarah Jane. “Behind the silence and silencing of academic women.” University World News. March 15, 2019. https://www.universityworldnews.com/post.php?story=20190314071633193

 

Madagali, Jwharh, John Taylor, and Lisa Anderson. “Women Leaders: Perspective From the Gulf States.” Inside Higher Ed. February 20, 2019. https://www.insidehighered.com/blogs/world-view/women-leaders-perspective-gulf-states?utm_source=Inside+Higher+Ed&utm_campaign=3904afdf65-DNU_2019_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fcbc04421-3904afdf65-227965869&mc_cid=3904afdf65&mc_eid=e82702f68c

 

“First Female Chancellor of Women's University in Africa.” University World News. November 23, 2018.

http://www.universityworldnews.com/article.php?story=20181123121811933

 

Kim, Joshua. “10 Reasons Not to Pursue That Big Job.” Inside Higher Ed. November 4, 2018.

https://www.insidehighered.com/blogs/technology-and-learning/10-reasons-not-pursue-big-job?utm_source=Inside+Higher+Ed&utm_campaign=aaee823a62-DNU20181105+A%2FB+Test&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fcbc04421-aaee823a62-227965869

 

Forestier, Katherine. “When Will Hong Kong Get Its First Woman University Vice-Chancellor?” South China Morning Post. September 27, 2018. https://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/hong-kong/article/2165677/when-will-hong-kong-get-its-first-woman-university

 

Handforth, Rachel. “Considering the ‘Leaky Pipeline’ - Are We Missing the Point on Leadership Diversity?” Wonkhe. April 30, 2018. https://wonkhe.com/blogs/considering-the-leaky-pipeline-are-we-missing-the-point-on-leadership-diversity/

 

Jaschik, Scott. “An Academic Life.” Inside Higher Ed. March 20, 2018.

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2018/03/20/interview-hanna-holborn-gray-her-memoir?utm_source=Inside+Higher+Ed&utm_campaign=3772500211-DNU20180111&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fcbc04421-3772500211-227965869&mc_cid=3772500211&mc_eid=e82702f68c

 

“Becoming an Authority Figure: Quick Tips.” National Center for Professional and Research Ethics, University of Illinois. March 2018.

https://ccau.csl.illinois.edu/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Becoming-an-Authority-Quick-Tips-US.pdf

 

“Understanding and Managing Teams: Quick Tips.” National Center for Professional and Research Ethics, University of Illinois. March 2018.

https://ccau.csl.illinois.edu/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Understanding-and-Managing-Teams-Quick-Tips-IL-US.pdf

 

“Unit Profile Diagnostic Tool.” National Center for Professional and Research Ethics, University of Illinois. January 2018.

https://ccau.csl.illinois.edu/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Unit-Profile-Diagnostic-aka-Dashboard-v07.pdf

 

Fazackerley, Anna. “2VCs on ... are Women Academics Blocked from the Top?” The Guardian. December 21, 2017.

https://www.theguardian.com/higher-education-network/2017/dec/21/2vcs-on-are-women-academics-blocked-from-the-top

 

White, Judith S. “Will You Read My Cover Letter?” Inside Higher Ed. November 16, 2017.

https://www.insidehighered.com/advice/2017/11/16/how-write-most-effective-cover-letter-essay?utm_source=Inside+Higher+Ed&utm_campaign=73294cf63e-DNU20171116&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fcbc04421-73294cf63e-227965869&mc_cid=73294cf63e&mc_eid=e82702f68c

 

Johnson, Heather L. “Pipelines, Pathways, and Institutional Leadership: An Update on the Status of Women in Higher Education.” American Council on Education. October 23, 2017.

https://www.higheredtoday.org/2017/10/23/pipelines-pathways-institutional-leadership-update-status-women-higher-education/

 

Phipps, Alison. “Juggling the Balls, Having It All? Tips From a Mother and Part-Time Professor.” Gender, Bodies, Politics. September 9, 2017.

https://genderate.wordpress.com/2017/09/09/juggling-the-balls/

 

Tickle, Louise. “Why Universities Can’t See Women as Leaders.” The Guardian. March 8, 2017.

https://www.theguardian.com/higher-education-network/2017/mar/08/why-universities-cant-see-woman-as-leaders?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

 

Stephenson, Elise, Kaye Broadbent and Glenda Strachan. “Climbing the ‘Staircase’: Do EEO Policies Contribute to Women Achieving Senior Leadership Positions in Universities in Australia and Hong Kong?” Griffith Journal of Law & Human Dignity 5.1 (2017): 122-152. https://griffithlawjournal.org/index.php/gjlhd/article/view/899

 

Chiose, Simona. “More Female Leaders Needed at Canadian Universities, Presidents Say.” The Globe and Mail. April 28, 2016. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/more-female-leaders-needed-at-canadian-universities-presidents-say/article29795727/

 

Schmidt, Peter. “Rosemary Feal to Step Down as Executive Director of Modern Language Association.” The Chronicle of Higher Education. February 24, 2016.

http://chronicle.com/article/Rosemary-Feal-to-Step-Down-as/235467

 

Burton, Tara I. “Why Are American Colleges Obsessed With 'Leadership'?” The Atlantic. January 22, 2014. http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2014/01/why-are-american-colleges-obsessed-with-leadership/283253/?utm_source=SFFB

 

Bostock, Jo. “The Meaning of Success: Insights from Women at Cambridge.” Cambridge University Press. 2014.

http://www.cam.ac.uk/women-at-cambridge/profiles

 

Forestier, Katherine. “Hong Kong Universities Lack Female Leadership, Says Pro-Vice Chancellor of Chinese University.” South China Morning Post. May 20, 2013.

http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/family-education/article/1239953/hong-kong-universities-lack-female-leadership

 

Corrice, April. “Unconscious Bias in Faculty and Leadership Recruitment: A Literature Review.” Association of American Medical Colleges. August 2009. https://www.aamc.org/system/files/reports/1/aibvol9no2.pdf

 
 
 

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