NSF ADVANCE PI Conference
The AdvanceRIT Team successfully completed yet another NSF ADVANCE/GSE/AWIS PI Conference in Baltimore, MD from 22-24 May 2016! The team had its strongest attendance to date at this conference with 12 people in attendance from RIT! The program ultimately hosted 3 excellent workshops, made numerous connections, had time for high quality brainstorming and planning sessions, and enjoyed several meals together. It was a special gathering and attached are photos from the 3 day adventure. Below are the workshops that were presented.
Promotion & Tenure Strategies for Minority-women Academics at RIT for Transformative Success presented by: dt ogilvie & Kijana Crawford (WoC Team)
Pushback! Responding to Challenges to Restricted Access Events: The Case of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Women Faculty presented by: Karen Beiter, Deb Blizzard, Sue Foster, Annmarie Ross, Sara Schley (DHH Research Team)
Faculty Salary Equity Studies: Navigating Politics and Potential Pitfalls presented by: Carol Marchetti and Margaret Bailey (AdvanceRIT PI Team)