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 »


September 10, 2014

The 2014-2015 STEM Department Chair Schedule is posted below. This part of Department Chair Professional Development is coordinated by LU ADVANCE and the Deputy Provost for Faculty Affairs.

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


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.