International Invitation   Conference Presentations     Conference Panelling  Conference Participation     Public Address

  International Invitation

2012

Survey outcome of women scientists' family and career conditions in Taiwan. International Workshop on "Women and Science/Technology" in East Asia ¡V Program. Ochanomizu University, Tokyo, Japan, January 30-31.

2011-2012

External examiner of Gender Studies Programme, the Chinese University of Hong Kong

2010

Reviewer. 35th Society for Social Studies of Science (4S) Annual Meeting. University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, August 25-29, 2010

2010

¡¥Gendered Statistics in Science & Technology Education in Taiwan¡¦. Institute for Gender Studies, Ochanomizu University, Tokyo, Japan. August 27, 2010

2009

Is there Sexism in Science? Gender Studies Programme, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, January 14, 2009

2007

Policy machine, practices, and barriers for women in science and technology in Taiwan.  Presented at the APEC Workshop on Participation of Women & Ethnic Communities in S&T in APEC Region. Chonbuk National University, Korea. November 22, 2007

2007

¡¥Gendered Participation in Physics in Taiwan¡¦. Institute for Gender Studies, Ochanomizu University, Tokyo, Japan. July 12, 2007

2006

¡¥Is ¡§gender¡¨ speakable in the community of physics in Taiwan?¡¦ Presented at the International Workshop on ¡§Women and Science/Technology¡¨ Network in Asia, Nagoya, Japan, September 29-October 2, 2006. (Sponsored by Toyota Foundation, Japan, and Scientific Committee, Japan.)

  Conference Presentations

2011

Tsai, L. & Wu, I. (2011). Taiwan butch lesbians' T-Performativity in the basketball field. Paper presented at the 2011 conference of gender, science, and technology as the annual conference of Taiwanese Feminist Scholars Association. Tamkang University, Taipei, Taiwan. Oct. 1, 2011.

2011

Tsai, L., Wu, C. & Wu, I. (2011). Research of progress in profession, family, and career of Taiwanese women in academic field of science. Paper presented at the 2011 conference of gender, science, and technology as the annual conference of Taiwanese Feminist Scholars Association. Tamkang University, Taipei, Taiwan. Oct. 1, 2011.

2011

Tsai, L. & Lin, P. (2011). Breaking the gender culture of science discipline by teaching feminism. Paper presented at the Women's worlds 2011. University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada. July 3-July 7, 2011.

2010

Tsai, L. (2010).Toughness, caring, and smoothness: Gender culture and scientist identities in three women-led laboratories in Taiwan. Paper presented at the 41st Annual ASERA Conference. University of Newcastle, Newcastle, Australia. June 30-July 3, 2010.

2010

Tsai, L. (2010). Can learning feminism help to retain women students to stay in science careers? Paper presented at the 41st Annual ASERA Conference. University of Newcastle, Newcastle, Australia. June 30-July 3, 2010.

2009

Tsai, L. (2009). Career challenges for and learning experiences of women in science¡XAn identity study approach. Paper presented at the 2009 NSC conference of mathematics and science special education research projects. National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan. Dec. 5, 2009.

2009

Tsai, L. (2009). From ¡§Women in Science¡¨ to ¡§Feminists in Science.¡¨ Paper presented at the International Conference on Women in Science. National Science Council & Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. September 6, 2009.

2009

Tsai, L. (2009). Career challenges for and learning experiences of women in science¡XAn identity study approach. Paper presented at the 2009 NSC conference of mathematics and science special education research projects. National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan. Feb. 17, 2009.

2008

Tsai, L. (2008). Toward a gender-informed science education. Paper presented at the 2008 International Conference on Woman in science.  National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan. October 27, 2008.

2008

Cheng, L. & Tsai, L. & Zhang, Y. (2008). Unraveling patriarchal legacy in Taiwan¡XCo-construction of gender research in Taiwan and worldwide feminism. Paper presented at the 2008 The International Conference on ¡§Chinese Society and China Studies¡¨. Department of Sociology in Nanjing University, Nanjing, China. October 24-26, 2008.

2008

Tsai, L. (2008). ¡¥Who becomes scientists?¡XChanging discourses in school science¡¦. Paper presented at the 20th FAOBMB Education Program ¡§Women in Science¡¨. National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan. October 23, 2008.

2008

Tsai, L. (2008). Doing science as doing gender: Gender identity and science discourse. Paper presented at the International Workshop on ¡§Women's Worlds/Mundos de Mujeres 2008" Congress  in Madrid, July 3-9, 2008.

2008

Tsai, L. (2008). Examining the discourse of gender and science in elementary school science learning-identity perspective. Paper presented at the 2008 NSC conference of science education research projects. National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan. January 31, 2008.

2007

Tsai, L. (2007)."Asking different questions"¡ÐSignificance of women¡¦s participation in science. Paper presented at the 5th Symposium of Female Scholars in Physics and chemistry. National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan. Nov. 10, 2007.

2007

Tsai, L. (2007). Policy machine, practices, and barriers for women in science and technology in Taiwan. Paper presented at the APEC Workshop on Participation of Women & Ethnic Communities in S&T in APEC Region. Chonbuk National University, Korea. Nov. 22, 2007

2007

Tsai, L. (2007). Preparing future physicists in a gendered culture: The process of o/Othering. Paper presented at the 5th European Conference on Gender Equality in Higher Education, Berlin, Germany, August 28-31, 2007.

2007

Tsai, L. (2007). Exploring gender identities in science teaching: The case of elementary school science in Taiwan. Paper presented at the 2005 Science Education Seminar. Hsinchu: National Chiao-Tung University. January 22, 2007.

2006

Tsai, L. (2007). The situation and forecast of Taiwan¡¦s and other countries¡¦ female physicists. Paper presented at the Annual Congress of the Physical Society of Republic of China. National Central University, Taoyuan, Taiwan. Jan. 24, 2007.

2006

Tsai, L. (2007). Exploring gender identities in science teaching: The case of elementary school science in Taiwan. Paper presented at the 2005 Science Education Seminar. Hsinchu: National Chiao-Tung University. January 22, 2007.

2006

Tsai, L. (2006). Is ¡§gender¡¨ speakable in the community of physics in Taiwan? Paper presented at the International Workshop on ¡§Women and Science/Technology¡¨ Network in Asia, Nagoya, JAPAN, September 29-October 2, 2006. (funded by Toyota Foundation Program)

2005

Tsai, L. (2006). The gendered science and science education. Paper presented at the ¡§Curriculum for Gender Equity in Higher Education¡¨ Conference, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, June 10-11, 2006.

2005

Tsai, L. (2006). ¡§Boys-science, girls-humanities¡¨ still?¡XDiscursive genders and identities in elementary school science classrooms. Paper presented at the National Association for Research in Science Teaching (NARST) Annual Conference, San Francisco, USA, April 3-6, 2006.

2004

Tsai, L. (2006). Speaking out ¡§gender¡¨ in physics: Identity contestation and transformation in a community of practice. Paper presented at the American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Convention, San Francisco, USA, April 7-11, 2006.

2004

Tsai, L. (2005). Science for whom?¡XThe representation of science for the elites. Paper presented at the Authentic Science and Mathematics (Teacher) Education in the Netherlands and Taiwan. National Hsinchu University of Education, Hsinchu, Taiwan, Nov. 7-11, 2005.

2004

Tsai, L. (2005). The Othered women who Other: Cultural theories into the question of gender and physics. Paper presented at the American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Convention, Montreal, Canada, April 11-15, 2005.

2003

Tsai, L. (2004). Elite pedagogy and gender inequity in the teaching of science. Paper presented at the First Asia-Pacific Gender Equity Education Conference, National Taiwan University, Taipei, November 25-27, 2004.

2004 Tsai, L. (2004). Culturally responsive science: Physics learners¡¦ identities within curriculum discourse. Paper presented at the National Association for Research in Science Teaching (NARST) Annual Conference, Vancouver, Canada, April 1-3, 2004.
2003 Tsai, L. (2003). From equity to identity: A shift in focus in gender and science education studies. Paper presented at the ¡§Consciousness, Identity and Practice¡¨ conference held by the Taiwanese Feminist Scholars¡¦ Association, Hsinchu, Taiwan, September 27-28, 2003. (in Chinese)
2003

Tsai, L. (2003). Identity reconstruction of women in physics: Interventionist discourse matters. Paper presented at the National Association for Research in Science Teaching (NARST) Annual Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March 23-26, 2003.

2002

Tai, M., Wu, H., Lin, J., Tsai, L. (2002). Kao, Y., & Wu, M. (2002). Female physicists¡¦ status in Taiwan. Paper presented at the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP) conference on ¡§Women in Physics,¡¨ Paris, March 7-9.

2001

Tsai, L. (2001). Gendered identity with/in gendered science. Paper presented at the Canadian Society for the Study of Education (CSSE) Annual Conference, Quebec City, Quebec, May 23-26.

2001

Nicol, C., Tsai, L., & Gaskell, J. (2001). Students and Applied Academics: Feminist pedagogies with/in contextualized learning. Paper presented at the Canadian Society for the Study of Education (CSSE) Annual Conference, Quebec City, Quebec, May 23-26.

2001

Tsai, L. (2001). Interaction between identity and the gender of natural science. Paper presented at the American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Convention, Seattle, Washington, April 10-14.

2001

Gaskell, J., Nicol, C., & Tsai, L. (2001). Students' experiences of Applied Academics: What students say and do with/in Applied Academic courses. Paper presented at the Western Research Network on Education and Training Annual Conference, Vancouver, March 30-31.

2000

Gaskell, J., & Tsai, L. (2000). Education for/through work: Issues in a demonstration site. Paper presented at the Canadian Society for the Study of Education (CSSE) Annual Conference, Edmonton, Alberta, May 24-27.

  Conference Panelling

2006

Tsai, L. (2006). The ratio of female physicists in Taiwan and other countries. The Female Physicists Symposium. The Physical Society of Republic of China. December 2-3, 2006.

2006

Tsai, L. (2006). Research and instruction of gender issues in higher education. The Gender Equity Education for Colleges¡¦ Faculty Symposium Min Chuan University. November 10, 2006.

 Conference Participation

2007

Discussant. Family and Work: Changes and Multivariate Imaginations. 2007 Taiwanese Feminist Scholars Association Annual Committee and Academic Symposium. Graduate Institute of Gender Education, National Kaohsiung Normal University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. October 6, 21, 2007.

2007

Session Chair. Family and Work: Changes and Multivariate Imaginations. 2007 Taiwanese Feminist Scholars Association Annual Committee and Academic Symposium. Graduate Institute of Gender Education, National Kaohsiung Normal University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. October 6, 21, 2007.

2005

Reviewer. American Educational Research Association (AERA) 2006. SIG: Critical Examination of Race, Class, Ethnicity and Gender in Education & SIG: Research on Women in Education & SIG: Critical Issues in Curriculum and Cultural Studies.

2005

Session Chair. American Educational Research Association (AERA) 2005. SIG: Research on Women and Education.

2004

Reviewer. American Educational Research Association (AERA) 2005. SIG: Critical Examination of Race, Class, Ethnicity and Gender in Education & SIG: Research on Women in Education.

2004

Convener. Conference and Workshop for Qualitative Research of Gendered Experiences. Kaohsiung, Taiwan: National Kaohsiung Normal University. November 22-23, 2004.

2004

Convener. 2004 Workshop for Professional Expertise Development for Treating Sexual Assault and harassment. Kaohsiung, Taiwan: National Kaohsiung Normal University. August, 30 ¡V September 3, 2004.

2002

Delegate of Taiwan. ICWES12 (The 12th International Conference of Women Engineers and Scientists), Ottawa, July 27-31

2002

Organizer. Joint Symposium for Female Physicists and Chemists. Physical Society in the Republic of China, Taipei, Taiwan, May 25-26.

2002

Editor. Handbook for the Joint Symposium for Female Physicists and Chemists. Physical Society in the Republic of China, Taipei, Taiwan, May 25-26.

2000

Convener. "Issues in Feminist Pedagogy" workshop for the "Women Studies: Asian Connection" conference, Center for Research in Women's Studies and Gender Relations, UBC, November 2-5.

 Public Address

2007

"Asking different questions"¡ÐSignificance of women¡¦s participation in science. The 5th Symposium of Female Scholars in Physics and chemistry. Hsinchu: Tsing Hua University. Nov 10, 2007.

2007 

  What does "talented" mean in gender and science. Seminar on special

  education,  National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei. Oct 9, 2007.

2007

  Gender Mainstreaming. Scenic Area Administration of Kaohsiung City. Nov 

  13, 2007.

2006

Seeing gender in physics. Public speech at the Department of Physics, National Kaohsiung Normal University. May 4, 2006.

2005

Gender and science education. Public speech at the Graduate Institute of Science Education, National Kaohsiung Normal University. September 29, 2005.

2005

Keynote Discussant for the ¡§Gender and Science¡¨ forum at the ¡§Images of Women in Physics¡¨ film release press conference. June 27, 2005.

2005

Gender and science. Public Speech at the Conference for Curriculum Design for Science, Technology, and Society (STS) Related General Education at the Fortune Institute of Technology. June 24, 2005.

2005

¡§Other¡¨: Subjects and gender culture in physics. Public speech for the Communal Education Committee at the National Tsing Hua University. Hsinchu: Tsing Hua University. May 23, 2005.

2005

The experience and future of ¡§women in physics.¡¨ Keynote Speech for the 4th Symposium of Female Scholars in Physics and Chemistry. Tainan: National Cheng Kung University, April 30, 2005.

2005

Science popularization and STS. Panel Discussion for the 7th History of Science Conference, organized by the History of Science Committee, Academia Sinica. Taipei: National Taiwan University, March 27, 2005.

2004

Film analysis of ¡§If these walls could talk.¡¨ Tainan, Taiwan: National Tainan University. November 11, 2004.

2004

Gender issues in science education. Public speech for Graduate Seminar at the Graduate Institute of Science Education, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, October 21, 2004.

2004

 Film Analysis of ¡§Accuse,¡¨ 2004 Workshop for Professional Expertise Development for Treating Sexual Assault and harassment. Kaohsiung, Taiwan: National Kaohsiung Normal University. August, 30 ¡V September 3, 2004.

2003

Perspectives and strategies on gender and career: International experiences on women and science education. Public speech at the ¡§Gender and Career¡¨ conference held by the National Youth Council, the Awakening Foundation and the Taiwan Gender Equity Education Association, Taipei, November 21, 2003.  (invited keynote address; in Chinese)

2003

Gender in science and technology: A conversation with Dr. Carl Djerassi. A public presentation organized by the Taiwan Gender Equity Education Association, the Taiwanese Feminist Scholars¡¦ Association and the Fembooks, Taipei, November 8, 2003.

2002

With or without political parties: How has the women¡¦s movement in Taiwan come to this stage? St. John¡¦s College Resident Speaker Series, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, September 24.

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