Posts by Maura Hahnenberger

Demystifying the NERC IRF



Are you considering applying for the 2022/23 NERC Independent Research Fellowship (IRF) round? Unsure of what to include in your application? Want to learn more from those who work on and have experience of the fellowship?

*****PLEASE NOTE: This

Read More

Careers Outside Academia

Are you applying or interviewing for a role outside academia soon? Or thinking about applying for roles outside academia?

The Earth Science Women’s Network is hosting a webinar on June 22nd 2022 at 4pm UTC!

We will be joined by:

Read More

Salary Negotiation

Salary Negotiation

Salary Negotiation

Join us for an event all about salary negotiation on July 7th at 1500 UTC!

08:00-09:30 Pacific Time | 11:00-12:30 Eastern Time | 15:00-16:30 UTC | 1700-1830 Central European Time

Have you ever wondered how to navigate salary negotiation or …

Read More

Predatory Journals

Predatory Journals

Predatory Journals

Predatory Journals: What You Need To Know

May 24th, 1600 UTC

What are Predatory Journals? How can they negatively impact you and your academic career?

At this event, we aim to give you tips to help you to identify these …

Read More

ESWN Oral History Project

To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Earth Science Women’s Network in 2022, we are documenting the development of ESWN through an Oral History Project. Join our host, Dr. Mona Behl, as we learn more about ESWN through it’s founders …

Read More

ESWN Raffle Winners

Swag alert!!

For our 20th anniversary, we held a raffle for all ESWN members + raffle donors to win $25 worth of ESWN merch to show off their support. We drew six names to kick off this initiative. Congratulations to …

Read More

ESWN 20th Anniversary

The Earth Science Women’s Network is thrilled to be celebrating our 20th Anniversary!! ESWN started 20 years ago as a informal group of women in the earth sciences and has grown and transformed over the years into an organization that …

Read More

2021 ESWN AGU Networking Reception

Thanks to everyone who attended our 2021 ESWN Networking Reception at AGU in New Orleans, LA!

The annual ESWN networking reception took place Monday, December 13th during the New Orleans Fall 2021 AGU meeting. Over 100 people attended the NCAR-sponsored …

Read More

ESWN Events at AGU 2021

ESWN Events @AGU 2021

ESWN will once again be sponsoring and participating in a series of workshops and events at the annual Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union. We hope you can join us!

ESWN Annual Networking Reception


Read More

Accessibility and Diversity in publishing

ESWN and Elsevier Present: Accessibility and Diversity in publishing / Careers in Publishing

A Webinar and Q&A with Holly Falk-Kresinski Vice President, Research Intelligence and Co-chair, Gender Equity Taskforce at Elsevier and others tba.

We will discuss:
• Women in

Read More

ESWN Leadership Recruitment – Winter 2021

ESWN Board in Colorado

Earth Science Women’s Network Recruiting for Board and Associate Board of Directors


The Earth Science Women’s Network (ESWN) is recruiting multiple volunteer leadership positions, to fill vacancies on the Board of Directors (BoD) and Associate Board of Directors (ABD). …

Read More

Science-A-Thon 2020 Recap

By: Mattie Bindl, Science-A-Thon Program Coordinator

November 23, 2020

After a year filled with unexpected twists and turns, it’s important to take a moment to give thanks to the people and experiences that have made our lives a little brighter.…

Read More

NEW!! ESWN Discussion Board

Discussion Screenshot

If you’re a long time member of ESWN, you’ll recall that we had a very active online discussion board on the ESWN website. For a number of reasons, we had to disable this component of ESWN membership. The main factor …

Read More

Statement From ESWN

Rocks with Heart

We are living in deeply troubling and challenging times — when racism and social inequities are ever so present, and continue to perpetuate in our society. The Earth Science Women’s Network recognizes that these events are unfolding in a context …

Read More

Soliciting ESWN Pandemic Experiences

Person on a video call

In speaking with ESWN Members, they expressed that in media depictions of women in science during the pandemic their experiences were not always being represented. Therefore, ESWN is soliciting pandemic experiences from our members, whether they are positive or negative. …

Read More

Endowment Achieved!

ESWN is excited to announce that we have successfully achieved our $150,000 Endowment. This has been made possible by $100,000 in generous donations by people like you (Thank you!) and a generous $50,000 matching grant from the Madison Community Foundation. …

Read More

AGU 2019 Fall Meeting Events


Fall Meeting 2019 logo



Annual ESWN Networking Reception

Monday 12/9/2019

6:00 – 9:00 PM

location: Tabletop Tap House, 175 Fourth St., San Francisco, CA 94103

Workshop for Heads and Chairs of Earth and Space Sciences Departments

Sunday 12/8/19, Registration deadline: Friday …

Read More

ESWN Leadership Update

ESWN Leadership Update

Behind the scenes the ESWN Leadership has been hard at work to keep the various pieces of our organization moving and providing resources for you. As we grow, we recognize the value of evolving the Leadership of …

Read More

#ShowMeYourScience Recap

One of the goals of the Earth Science Women’s Network is to highlight the work of our members and show the diversity of #WomenInScience out there. One of the ways we do that is with social media, and this past …

Read More