Event Details

Navigating Change in the Health Workforce Speaker Series

Jan. 18, 2018 to Jun. 20, 2018
San Francisco, CA

The Seminar Series is your chance to hear from and interact with national and international experts in workforce and other topics that are of importance to Healthforce Center’s work. This is an opportunity to learn about hot topics, meet an expert without having to travel long distances, and get new ideas for your own work.

Faculty Service Loads and Gender:  Are Women Taking Care of the Academic Family

Who: Cassandra Guarino, PhD, University of California, Riverside
When: Thurs., May 17, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Where: UCSF Laurel Heights Campus, Room 263

Description: Dr. Guarino holds a dual appointment as Professor of Education and Public Policy at the University of California, Riverside. She obtained her PhD in the economics of education from Stanford University in 1999 with an emphasis on labor economics. She has held prior positions on the faculties of Indiana and Michigan State Universities and as an economist at the Rand Corporation. Her research focuses on professional labor markets, gender, teacher and school effectiveness, school choice, and issues in which health and education are linked. She teaches courses in education policy, the economics of education and quantitative research methods. She is currently co-editor of Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis and she serves on the board of directors of the Association for Education Finance and Policy.

Mark your calendars for our upcoming speakers:

June 21, 2018 – Jean Moore, DrPH, Center for Health Workforce Studies