Dr. Patrice McDermott, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs, UMBC

2016 UWF Faculty ADVANCE Showcase: The Evolution of a Campus

Friday, April 8

Time: 10:30-1:00 pm
Location: Argonaut Athletic Club, building 54, room 164

Highlights and Accomplishments of the UWF Faculty ADVANCE Program and Scholars
Dr. Eman El-Sheikh, ADVANCE Principal Investigator; Director, Center for Cybersecurity; Associate Dean, College of Science and Engineering; and Professor of Computer Science

UWF Faculty Climate and Culture Survey Highlights
Dr. Sherry Schneider, ADVANCE Co-PI, Assistant Professor of Psychology

Keynote Luncheon and Address

Introduction of Keynote Speaker
Dr. Martha Saunders, Provost and Executive Vice President

Keynote Address:

What it Takes to ADVANCE: Positioning UWF 
as a National Platform for Institutional Transformation

Dr. Patrice McDermott, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs,
University of Maryland Baltimore County

What will it take for UWF to create an institutional culture in which women and minority faculty thrive in STEM?  How can the lessons learned from such efforts position UWF as a national model for more productive and empowering campus environments for all faculty?

For more information please view the 2016 UWF Faculty ADVANCE Showcase Program and Flyer