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Charge:

To make members of ASA more aware of the common professional interests and problems of women members of ASA.
To promote the status of women who are already in the statistics profession.
To encourage women to enter the field of statistics.
To establish contact and share ideas with other professional groups having similar goals.
To jointly coordinate the management of the Gertrude Cox Scholarship with the Caucus for Women in Statistics.

Composition:

The Committee has nine members plus the President of the Caucus for Women in Statistics and a representative of the Statistical Society of Canada's Committee on Women in Statistics as ex-officio members

Activities:

Invited Sessions
     Current
     Past: 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1998
Calls for Awards/Recognition
     Gertrude Cox Scholarship Award
     FN David Award (COPSS)
     Elizabeth Scott Award (COPSS)
     ASA Fellows Nominations
     Janet Norwood Award (U AL/Birmingham-sponsored)

Reports/Links:

AWARDS: Advancing Ways of Awarding Recognition in Disciplinary Societies
The Award Project: Background
Women’s Participation in JSM
     Current
     Past: 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1998
Gertrude Cox Scholarship Award Recipients
     Current
     Past: 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1998
ASA Fellows by Sex by Year
Women’s Representation in ASA Membership
NAS Math-Sci Members by Sex

Minutes of past meetings

Other sites of Interest

ASA · The Caucus for Women in Statistics · ASA Committee on Career Development · ISI Committee on Women in Statistics · ACS Women Chemists · Committee on the Status of Women in Economics · APS Committee on the Status of Women in Physics · AIP Gender Trends Reports · NSF on Women, Minorities, and Persons with Disabilities in Science and Engineering · Report on the Status of Women in Science at MIT · NRC Committee on Women in Science and Engineering · Achieving XXcellence in Science (NAS Report) · Association for Women in Science · (and others)