#ShutDownSTEM #StrikeForBlackLives

A list of resources and reading to help guide our work of making academia safe, welcoming and celebrating of black people and people of color.

#ShutDownAcademia and #ShutDownSTEM is an initiative from a multi-identity, intersectional coalition of STEM professionals and academics taking action for Black lives. Click through for resources, suggested actions, and tips to develop a personal plan for dismantling anti-black racism.

Download this anti-racist action plan worksheet, and fill it out for yourself. This was developed by Stephany Santos (@StephanySantos_).

The #StrikeForBlackLives call to action by physicists in academia.

A google doc of anti-racist resources, including how to support with or without money, elections to watch, policy, and reading.

500 Women Scientists has a resource page with readings and suggested actions.

Recruiting a graduate student to study microbial evolution and ecology of climate change

Come join a dynamic group of microbiologists, microbial ecologists, biogeochemists and bioinformaticians! Students who work in my lab can expect to perform cutting-edge research, gain experience in teaching and mentoring, and rely on the support of a group interested in your professional and personal well-being. Support is for three years as a research assistant, including summers & health insurance, with funds available for one national or international meeting per year and one local meeting per year to grow your network and share your research progress.

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