Preventing Sexual Harassment & Assault in the Field Sciences


This workshop presents unique risks posed by fieldwork and offers a suite of evidencebased tools for field researchers, instructors, and students to prevent, intervene in, and respond to sexual harassment and assault. Through a series of practical interve ntion scenarios, this workshop guides participants on how to be an active and engaged bystander, how to report incidents, and how to plan field settings to minimize risk. Armed with these tools, participants can play a role in ensuring that field settings are safer, more equitable, and more welcoming for the next generation of field scientists.

Speaker: Melissa Cronin, UCSC, Conservation Action Lab, Center to Advance Inquiry-Based Opportunities in Ecology

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Melissa Cronin
Roxanne Beltran
Erika Zavaleta
Publication date: 
May 20, 2020
Publication type: 
Training Resource