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Images of Advance professors (Martha Grover, Terry Blum, Ana Anton, Kim Cobb, Mary McDonald, and Nancey Green Leigh) with ADVANCE Program text written on image, along with Institute Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion logo

 

Advocate. Advise. Educate. Empower.

Supported by Institute Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Georgia Tech’s ADVANCE Program builds and sustains an inter-college network of professors who are world-class researchers and role models to support the community and advancement of women and minorities in academia by:

  • Advocating for diversity, equity, and inclusion
  • Advising campus leadership on policy and structure
  • Increasing awareness and reducing the impact of implicit bias
  • Making data-driven recommendations for faculty retention, advancement, and satisfaction

Our goal is to develop systemic and institutional approaches that increase the representation, full participation, and advancement of women and minorities in academic STEM careers—thus contributing to a more diverse workforce, locally and nationally.