Women's Leadership Institute

Women’s Leadership Institute represents at Ready to Run UAB

Dr. Baker with group

Dr. Barbara Baker was an invited speaker at the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s fall Ready to Run program in November. The training program hosted by the Center for American Women in Politics, AAUW of Alabama, and UAB featured guest speakers including UAB Provost, Linda Lucas, Founding Co-Director of Ready to Run, Elizabeth Hendrix, and Vice President of AAUW Government Relations, Lisa Maatz, pictured here. Dr. Baker presented on the topic of networking, social media, and political connections, as well as on the work of Auburn University’s Women’s Leadership Institute including its recent research on women in the SEC doctoral granting land grant institutions.  In addition to these topics, Baker also represented Vision 2020 as the state delegate to the national organization.

Last Updated: November 20, 2014