Activating networks. Removing barriers. Empowering success. Changing culture.
ADVANCE is a UW program that takes strategic action to eliminate underrepresentation of women faculty in STEM at the UW and beyond. We partner with individual faculty, department chairs, UW leadership and the broader STEM community to remove roadblocks so that women faculty can equitably join, succeed, and lead in the STEM fields.Learn More
News & Events
Celebrating 20 years of UW ADVANCE
UW Engineering article highlights ADVANCE’s contributions over the past 20 years to supporting women faculty and promoting diversity and equity in STEM at UW.
Joyce Yen quoted in Best Colleges
UW ADVANCE Director Joyce Yen offers insight into colleges' diversity efforts and cultural change required in STEM.
LATTICE in ASEE’s Prism Magazine
The LATTICE Team's article "Diversity and Inclusion Begins with Trust" appears in the Nov. 2020 issue of Prism.
Women faculty from ADVANCE departments are full professors
Increase in number of tenure-track women faculty in ADVANCE departments since 2001