Date & Location


The George Washington University

Washington, DC



6:00 PM Sunday, July 26 to

2:00 PM Tuesday, July 28 



Drs. Julia Storberg-Walker and

Susan R. Madsen


Selected portions of the event will be open for invited guests. Please complete the RSVP request through the Evite. Priority will be given to emerging scholars, scholar-practitioners, and GWU faculty affiliated with GWI.


Welcome to the website of the 2015 Women and Leadership Theory Think Tank. We are pleased to offer you general information as we prepare to gather with senior scholars from around the world this summer.


The Think Tank is one of the outcomes of the Global Women's Institute (GWI's) Research Fellowship Program. Dr. Julia Storberg-Walker, a Co-Chair of the event, is a member of the 2015 GWI Fellowship Cohort. Additional support for the event was provided by the Graduate School of Education and Human Development. We thank both GWI and GSEHD for their support.


While the working sessions of the Think Tank are designed for invited participants only, click the 'Become Involved' tab to learn about how you can participate.


Read a welcome note from our chairs, Drs. Julia Storberg-Walker and Susan R. Madsen.




Learn more about the Women and Leadership Theory Think Tank senior scholar participants. Click here for the Participant Directory.

Media Inquiries


Please direct all media inquiries about Women and Leadership Theory Think Tank, to Alexandra Blackwell at the Global Women's Institute at GW.