Professor contributes to nationwide university diversity initiatives

Physics professor and Women’s Studies Center Director Yesim Darici visited Yale University to evaluate the diversity initiatives of its physics department.

A member of the American Physical Society Committee on Minorities, Darici has written a guest editorial about FIU’s best practices regarding underrepresented minorities for the society’s newsletter.

Darici was part of an elite team organized by the American Physical Society Committee on the Status of Women in Physics. Comprised of deans and department chairpersons from renowned U.S. universities, the group visited Yale to evaluate the climate for women and minorities within the physics department at the university.

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