Advance

Project Objectives

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 IT 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)