MU-ADVANCE Path Forward Committee Faculty Travel Awards
The MU-ADVANCE Path Forward Committee now offers Faculty Travel Grants for female faculty in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines seeking to enhance networking (e.g., travel to national meetings), grant proposal submissions, interdisciplinary research efforts, or manuscript preparation. For non-tenured faculty, these activities are expected to tangibly enhance faculty careers. The deadline is Oct. 25, 2013 for travel before July 31, 2014. More information....
MU-ADVANCE Path Forward Committee
The MU-ADVANCE Path Forward Committee goal is to help sustain MU-ADVANCE initiatives in recruitment, faculty development, policy review, and university evaluation, with special attention to recruitment of new faculty and retention of female STEM faculty. The following faculty currently serve on the committee: Elizabeth Niese (Mathematics); Wendy Trzyna (Biological Sciences); Maria Babiuc (Physics), April Fugett-Fuller (Psychology), Hyoil Han (Computer Science), and Piyali Dasgupta (Toxicology and Environmental Health Sciences).