Kitchen Wisdom: A New Type of Leadership

Cognard-Black, Jennifer
February 2012
Women in Higher Education (10608303);Feb2012, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p7
The article profiles Jennifer Cognard-Black, an associate professor in the English department and coordinator of the women, gender, and sexuality program at St. Mary's College of Maryland. Cognard-Black conceives that the best leaders as well as the best cooks mix traditionally feminine traits of self-awareness, self-regulation, and social skills with stereotypical masculine traits of intelligence. She features American chef Alice Waters.


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