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Mizzou ADVANCE seeks to develop a more diverse workforce by advancing women faculty in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) divisions and departments. With this aim, we are enhancing the excellence of our university

Funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and matching university funds, the three-year grant seeks to educate faculty and administrators on gender equity issues, develop a mentoring system for tenured STEM faculty, identify barriers to women's advancement, and collect institutional data on the climate, support and resources for women's advancement.

For more information about Mizzou ADVANCE, please peruse our website and view our brochure.

About the Issues

It is the mission of Mizzou ADVANCE to create a more diverse workplace through the advancement of women faculty in STEM fields. The program addresses gender equity issues through its initiatives in mentoring, STRIDE and climate theatre.

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For current and future graduate students