Speakers: S. Laurel Weldon

S. Laurel Weldon

Weldon (University of Pittsburgh, 1999) is Distinguished Professor of Political Science and Director of the Purdue Policy Research Institute (PPRI) at Purdue University in Indiana. Professor Weldon’s award-winning work focuses on: women’s human rights; the role of social movements in influencing public policy; on violence against women; representation; women, work and poverty; and diversity and inclusion.