Now in its third year, the Case Western Reserve University Faculty Journal Club aims to increase diversity and inclusion among the university’s faculty. Any member of the CWRU community may join the next meeting Wednesday, Dec. 14, from noon to 1 p.m. The virtual meeting will discuss “The economic argument for hiring people with disabilities.” Attendees are encouraged to read the article and come to the meeting prepared to discuss the content.
This session’s hosts will be:
- Brian Gran, professor in the Department of Sociology at the College of Arts and Sciences;
- Erin Lamb, faculty lead of the Humanities Pathway, associate professor in the Department of Bioethics; co-director of the Undergraduate Bioethics Program and the Carl F. Asseff MD, MBA, JD, Designated Professor in Medical Humanities in the Department of Bioethics at the School of Medicine;
- Anne Bryden, director of clinical trials and research at the Institute for Functional Restoration; and
- Julia Knopes, research scientist and adjunct instructor in the Department of Bioethics at the School of Medicine
Additional meetings for the remainder of the academic year have also been scheduled.