I am a Professor of Astrophysics at the Dunlap Institute in the Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics at the University of Toronto in Canada.
Email: hlozek at dunlap dot
utoronto do ca
By reneehlozek, Jan 14 2015 08:46PM
I recently wrote a post about my experiences teaching in prisons in NJ and the messages we send to men and women about what they can achieve.
You can read it here:
By reneehlozek, Mar 4 2014 08:00PM
On Wednesday we held our monthly public observing night and it was covered in the local news.
You can read the article here.
For more information on our public open nights, the website is here.
Come and join us!
By reneehlozek, Feb 11 2014 04:31PM
An interview I did recently with the Lady Paragons went live. Thank goodness there is no video evidence of me singing to my dolls as a child :)
By reneehlozek, Dec 12 2013 03:20AM
I wrote a guest post for the Women in Astronomy blog... and here it is.
It took lots of breathing to make sure I got it out as clearly as I could. These are some tricky issues, but talking about them sure helps.
By reneehlozek, Nov 8 2013 07:07PM
I'm super excited and pleased that I've been named a TED Senior Fellow for 2014 - the announcement is here on the TED Fellows blog. I'm looking forward to another 2 years working with the amazing Fellows team, and representing as a South African woman in science, woop!