Research has shown that by the time they graduate, as many as one in three women and almost one in six men will have been sexually assaulted. Why is sexual assault among young people in college so predictable? In this session, Columbia University researchers will join a gender-based violence expert at UA to discuss the findings of a recent study looking at campus assaults.
|Where:||Social & Behavioral Sciences Tent (Seats 140, Wheelchair accessible)|
|When:||Sat, Mar 14, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm|
|Signing area:||Signing Area - Social & Behavioral Sciences Tent (following presentation)|
|Genre:||Current Issues / Politics / Social Science|
Jennifer Hirsch's research spans five intertwined domains: the anthropology of love; gender, sexuality and migration; sexual, reproductive and HIV risk practices; social scientific research on sexual assault and undergraduate well-being, and the intersections between anthropology and public health....
Professor Shamus Khan is chair of the sociology department at Columbia University. He is a member of the core faculty at Columbia’s Population Research Center at the Mailman School of Public Health and a member of the executive committee of the Institute for Women, Gender and Sexuality....