CAJAL Course in Computational Neuroscience 2019

CAJAL Course in Computational Neuroscience 2019

Organizers: Brent Doiron, Maria Geffen, Jakob Macke, Joe Paton
Faculty gender ratio: 7 women : 11 men (39%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 17-20%

*Method of estimation: Previously established base rate of women in computational neuroscience.

Methods in Neuroscience at Dartmouth (MIND) 2019 Computational Summer School

Organizers: Luke Chang, Jeremy Manning, Matthijs van der Meer, Courtney Rogers
Sponsors: see here
Faculty gender ratio: 7 women : 10 men (41%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 17-20%

*Method of estimation: Previously established base rate of women in computational neuroscience.

57th Annual Meeting American College of Neuropsychopharmacology 2018

57th Annual Meeting of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology

Program Chairs: See here
Sponsors: American College of Neuropsychopharmacology
Invited speaker gender ratio: 96 women:103 men (48%) 
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 29%

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword neuropsychopharmacology and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in the 1 page of results using our python script. Search originally performed in January 2019.

Workshop on “Neuronal Circuits in Motor Behavior” (NCMB)

Workshop on “Neuronal Circuits in Motor Behavior” (NCMB)

Organizers: Marylka Yoe Uusisaari, Aleksandra Badura, Erik De Schutter
Invited faculty gender ratio: 5 women : 8 men (38%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 17-18%

*Method of estimation: Previously established base rate of women in computational neuroscience, specifically the numbers based on attendance at COSYNE (Computational and Systems Neuroscience) 2016.