Alyson Colón is the Associate Director at the Institute for Gender and the Economy at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management. Alyson is committed to advancing the conversation on gender dynamics in the workplace and larger society through rigorous research and practical and impactful approaches.
Prior to joining the Institute for Gender and the Economy, Alyson served as the PhD Program Coordinator at the Rotman School of Management, informing the strategic direction of the program and supporting the research activities of the students and faculty. In addition to her tenure at the Rotman School, Alyson has held successively senior roles in the non-profit sector, including work as a gender auditor for international development organizations.
Alyson holds a Master’s degree in Women and Gender Studies from the University of Toronto, and a post-graduate certificate in Fundraising and Volunteer Management from Humber College.