Prof. Jeanine Olsen


Jeanine Olsen is Professor of Marine Ecological and Evolutionary Genomics at the Groningen Institute for Evolutionary Life Sciences (GELIFES)-RUG. She has also served on the Board of the Graduate School of Science (portfolio PhD education). Jeanine is a tireless advocate for Women in Science having led or participated in numerous local (The Rosalind Franklin Fellowships), national (NWO Meervoud and Aspasia) and international programs (EU Gender Action Plans) over the past 25 years. Olsen: One of the most important messages today is that leveling the playing field is largely dependent on recognizing our unconscious biases and working to overcome them. This applies to both men and women