Suzanne Wertheim

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Dr. Suzanne Wertheim is a national expert on language and bias.

After getting her Ph.D. in Linguistics from Berkeley, she held faculty positions at Northwestern, University of Maryland, and UCLA. In 2011, she left the university system in order to apply her expertise to real-world problems.

As head of Worthwhile Research & Consulting, Dr. Wertheim analyzes and addresses bias at work. Using the tools of linguistic anthropology, she guides clients to more inclusive language, content, and workplaces. Dr. Wertheim’s book "The Inclusive Language Field Guide" will be available from Penguin Random House in October 2023.