ADVANCE: Advancing Women in Science and Engineering at Lehigh University

Lehigh ADVANCE: Building Community Beyond Academic Departments, a five year grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) ADVANCE - Institutional Transformation (IT) program, is part of a national push to increase the ranks of women in academic science and engineering careers. Read more »


July 14, 2014

LU-WISE Luncheon dates have been identified for the 2014-2015 Academic Year.  We are also scheduling a welcome and Kick-Off event hosted by ADVANCE for August.

May 21, 2014

Lehigh University is part of a newly formed task force of regional employers who wish to support one another in recruting and retaining a diverse workforce by forming a consoritum.  Together, we pr

April 30, 2014

On April 18, Cindy Simpson and Gail Gasparich visited Lehigh University representing AWIS and spoke with some participants of our Interdisciplinary Networking Comm


Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

LU Women In Science & Engineering: WISE

Mentor, Network, Collaborate at Lehigh and beyond. A network of women scientists and engineers and the interlocking programs and resources to build community and strong faculty careers. The RAISE project is a campaign to increase the status of professional women through enhanced recognition of their achievements in science, technology, engineering, medicine and mathematics. Check it out!

Work/Life Balance

Lehigh is committed to helping faculty members balance the responsibilities of their professional and personal lives and provides these work life balance resources as information for faculty.