Podcast by Society of Women Engineers
EP 140: Laura Gerstner: How R&D Supports Inclusivity, Growth, and Opportunity for Women Engineers
In this SWE Diverse episode, Rachel Morford, the incoming FY22 president of SWE, speaks with Laura Gerstner, who works in research and development investment at CNH Industrial. She is a leader within the technology division and oversees R&D investments across agriculture and construction businesses. Laura has used her past experiences in engineering, program management, product development, finance, and accounting to bring a unique perspective to the industry. Learn more about her background, her role at CNH Industrial, and how her work supports inclusivity, growth, and opportunity for women in engineering.
EP 139: Combining Engineering and Research at the Air Force Research Laboratory
In this SWE Diverse episode, Heather Doty, FY21 president of SWE, speaks with Dr. Nia Peters, a research electrical engineer with the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) in Dayton, Ohio. Fluent in Japanese, French, and Brazilian Portuguese, Dr. Peters has blended her love for language learning development with research on natural language processing technologies. Learn more about her background, what it's like working for AFRL and how her work is changing the way we look at language.
EP 138: Un Cafecito With a Woman in STEM: Melanie Weber
Welcome to “Un Cafecito with a Woman in STEM”, a sub-series of SWE’s Diverse podcast. In this Diverse episode, Marissa Doyen, Hispanic Heritage Month Lead within SWE's Latinos Affinity Group, speaks with Melanie Weber, a structural and mechanical design engineer at the Boeing Company working on the CST-100 Starliner Spacecraft.
EP 137: A SWE Presidential Farewell(and Hello!)
Get to know SWE's incoming President, Rachel Morford, and listen as FY21 President Heather Doty wraps up her year as president in this special episode of Diverse! Listen as Heather discusses her reflections on SWE presidency and Rachel shares her ambitions and wishes for the year ahead.
EP 136: SWE Celebrates Pride Month: A Conversation With oSTEM
In our second Pride Month episode of Diverse, SWE CEO and Executive Director Karen Horting speaks with Lilian Martinez, CEO and Executive Director of Out in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (oSTEM). Listen as Karen and Lilian discuss the importance of giving visibility to LGBTQ+ leaders in STEM, issues facing the LGBTQ+ community, and how we can all work to improve inclusiveness in our lives, teams and organizations.
EP 135: Maggie Kreiser on Seeking Professional Development Opportunities as a Young Engineer
In this SWE Diverse episode, Heather Doty, FY21 president of SWE, speaks with Maggie Kreiser, a process engineer at Compass Minerals. Learn about Maggie's background in petroleum and natural gas engineering, her role as a process engineer, and why she actively seeks professional development opportunities to strengthen her skills and career.
Great interviews with SWE members and others!
Love this podcast, thanks for the great content and information! It’s wonderful to listen to all the different perspectives SWE has to offer.
I love listening to this podcast & get so excited when a new episode is released! As a woman who will be a freshmen in the fall in college, I find this podcast to be very useful and has so many great tips!