STEM Equity Exchange
ASU ADVANCE: Igniting Innovation, Inclusivity and Equity
The overall aim of the ASU ADVANCE is to examine how intersectional dynamics affect and are affected by the explicitly interdisciplinary environment of ASU. The ASU ADVANCE is led by PI Dean Elizabeth Wentz, and co-PIs Monica Gaughan, Lenore Dai, Philip Regier, and Erika Camacho. Dr. Erika Camacho will discuss the Professional Development component of a recently awarded NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Grant. Dr. Steve Elliott will conduct a brief talk about a database containing 805 ASU researchers who have identified themselves as interested in issues of inclusion, equity and justice in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). His talk with use network analyses and visualization tools to elucidate the networks among these 805 researchers.