Young female leaders and impostorism

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course


Are we all impostors? Have you found yourself in a work meeting with a sinking feeling of being a fraud? Hoping that your colleagues won’t find you? Don’t worry, you are not alone! Research suggests that 70% of the working population have or will experience an episode of impostorism in their work life with females and younger professionals being the most affected. What are the factors can lead to people feeling like an impostor in their workplace? Dr Mioara Cristea will address what the imposter syndrome looks like but also ways we can use to overcome it.
Period19 Nov 2020
Event typeWorkshop
LocationEdinburgh, United KingdomShow on map
Degree of RecognitionLocal


  • youth workers
  • impostor phenomenon
  • Leadership

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Applied Psychology