Publications about WiSE & SU ADVANCE

Johnson, D., Blum, M.M., Lewis, K.E., and Alestalo, S.W. (2019). Intersectionality as Praxis for Equality in STEM: A WiSE Women of Color Program. Chapter 19 in “Intersectionality and Higher Education: Theory, Research and Praxis.”  (2nd Edition). Peter Lang Publishing.

Bhatia, S.K., Cumberland, C. R., Gallagher, P., Athanasopoulos-Zekkos, A., and Soundarajan, S. (2021). Seed grants of change: Building thriving networks among female geotechnical faculty members (offsite). Journal of Civil Engineering Education, 147(3).

Johnson, D.R., Blum, M.E., Lewis, K.E. and Alestalo, S.W. (2019). Intersectionality as praxis for equity in STEM: A WiSE women of color program (529kb PDF). In D. Mitchell, J. Marie and T. Steele (Eds.) Intersectionality and higher education: Theory, research, and practice (2nd ed.) pp. 221-229. New York, NY: Peter Lang Publishing.

Gallagher, P.M., Alestalo, S.W., Bhatia, S.K., Athanasopoulos-Zekkos, A. and Soundarajan, S. (2018). Geotechnical Women Faculty From 1989 – 2017: A U.S. Case Study (offsite). Proceedings of the 2018 International Foundations Congress and Equipment Expo. Orlando, FL, March 5-10, 2018.

Gallagher, P.M., Alestalo, S.W., Athanasopoulos-Zekkos, A., Bhatia, S.K. and Soundarajan, S. (2017 March/April). Connecting faculty in geotechnical engineering: Thriving in a networked world (offsite). GEOSTRATA, 2(21), 56- 60.

Alestalo, S.W., Bhatia, S.K. and Sukumaran, B. (2015). Support of Women Geotechnical Engineering Faculty; History and Initiatives (offsite). Proceedings of the 2015 International Association of Foundation Drilling, the Deep Foundations Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineering annual conference. San Antonio, TX, March 17-21, 2015.

Garland, M. and Alestalo, S. (2014). Faculty Mentoring in a Networked World (offsite). Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University. (See also Mentoring Toolkit)

Clemence, S.P., Alestalo, S.W., Bhatia, S.K., Lui, E.M, and Salem, O. (2012). Stepping Outside the Box: Education of Global Engineers (offsite). Proceedings of the 2012 American Society for Engineering Education annual conference. San Antonio, TX, June 11-13, 2012.

Garland, M., Alestalo, S., and Bhatia, S. (2012). Cross-Sector and Interdisciplinary Research Collaborations as Paths for Career Success for Women in Academic Science and Engineering (offsite). Proceedings of the 2012 Women Engineering Proactive Network annual conference. Columbus, OH, June 25-27, 2012.

Miraglia, S., Alestalo, S. W., Bhatia, S.K. (2012, June). Women becoming WiSE: Gender, professional development and programming for Success (295kb PDF). 2012 ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings, San Antonio Texas. ISBN: 978-0-87823-241-3

Alestalo, S.W., Alford, K., Cutler, D., Bhatia, S., & Ruhlandt-Senge. (2011, June). Engaging men faculty in creating equity for women STEM faculty in academia (239kb PDF). Paper presented at WEPAN National Conference, Seattle, Washington.

Bhatia, S., & Amati, J.P. (2010). “If these women can do it, I can do it too”: Building women engineering leaders through graduate peer mentoring. ASCE Leadership and Management in Engineering, 10(4), 174-184. (offsite).

Zoli, C., Bhatia, S.K., Davidson, V., & Rusch, K. (2008). Engineering: Women and Leadership. San Rafael, CA: Morgan & Claypool Publishers. ISBN: 9781598296686 (paperback) or 9781598296693 (ebook). To order this book, go to .