Dr. Virginia E. Schein is a leading work and organizational psychologist with over 45 years of experience as a professor, consultant, manager and advocate for social and economic justice in the workplace.  She has been a professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Baruch College of the City University of New York, Case Western Reserve University, Yale University and Gettysburg College.  She was also Director of Personnel Research for MetLife in New York City. 

 

Dr. Schein is internationally recognized as a leading researcher on women in management. She identified the Think-Manager-Think Male phenomenon as a major barrier to women’s advancement in management in 1973. Her widely cited research spans four decades and five continents. 

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RECENT EVENTS

DR. SCHEIN PARTICIPATES ON PANEL AT 55TH SESSION OF UNITED NATIONS COMMISSION FOR SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT  (FEB. 2017)

In February of 2017, Dr. Virginia Schein participated in a panel discussion held in conjunction with the 55th Session of the United Nations

Commission for Social Development at UN Headquarters in New York.

 

Her presentation was entitled: “Decent Work, Not Just a Job, as the Pathway out of Poverty: Voices of Low-Income Women in Nicaragua.”

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Panel Participants at UN Headquarters (from left)

Dr. Mathian Osicki, Dr. Virginia Schein, Dr. Mary O’Neill Berry, Dr. Peter Walter and Dr. Molefe Maleka

 

Dr. Schein presents at UN Commission for Social Development

 

DR. SCHEIN REPRESENTS CSEND AT THE 62ND SESSIONS OF THE UNITED NATIONS COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN (MARCH 2018)

In March of 2018 Dr. Virginia Schein attended the 62nd Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women at the United

Nations Headquarters in New York as a representative of the Centre for Socio-Eco-Nomic Development (CSEND), an ECOSOC- accredited

NGO based in Geneva. She also participated on a panel in conjunction with this year’s Commission. 

Panel Participants (from left)
Dr. Lise Saari, Dr. Karen Lyness, Dr. Anna Marie Valerio, Dr. Schein, Dr. Katina Sawyer

 

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In January of 2019, Dr. Virginia Schein traveled to Chester, England to deliver an Invited Keynote Address at the British Psychological Society, Division

of Occupational Psychology Annual Conference.  She also gave a seminar at the University of Edinburgh Business School in Edinburgh, Scotland.   

 

Her presentations were on Think Manager, Think Male? From Gender Bias to Gender Balance.

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DR. SCHEIN PRESENTS KEYNOTE ADDRESS AND SEMINAR IN UNITED KINGDOM (JANUARY 2019)

Dr. Schein Keynote Address (Video)

 

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Dr. Schein presents at British Psychological Society, Division of Occupational Psychology

 

DR. SCHEIN INVITED SPEAKER AT PSYCHOLOGY DAY AT THE UNITED NATIONS (APRIL 2019)

On April 25, 2019, Dr. Schein spoke at the 12th Annual Psychology Day at the United Nations held at UN Headquarters in New York. The theme of the

program was The Time is Now: Psychological Contributions to Global Gender Equ{al}ity. The title of Dr. Schein’s talk was Women at the Top: From

Gender Bias to Gender Balance.

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Program Speakers at UN (from left):
Dr. Oliva Espin, Dr. Lillian Comas-Diaz, H.E. Ambassador Richard Arbeiter, Dr. Shelly Grabe,
and Dr. Virginia Schein