Women ADVANCE at USM
OBJECTIVE 1) Assess the current status of USM women faculty
OBJECTIVE 2) Establish "Institutional Peer and Mentor" Relationships with existing ADVANCE institutions
OBJECTIVE 3) Develop the Institutional Transformation Plan
OBJECTIVE 4) Develop an ADVANCE PAID or IT Proposal
What is ADVANCE?
"ADVANCE encourages institutions of higher education and the broader science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) community, including professional societies and other STEM related, not-for-profit organizations, to address various aspects of STEM academic culture and institutional structure that may differentially affect women faculty and academic administrators." (ADVANCE Brochure, pg 2)