Welcome To the ADVANCE Community of Practice!

Welcome to the ADVANCE Implementation Mentors (AIM) Network home page. The AIM Network currently consists of over 90 ADVANCE Program Directors/Coordinators (change agents) representing more than 60 National Science Foundation ADVANCE funded projects throughout the United States.

 AIM Network Goal -  to optimize the efficiency and effectiveness of the national ADVANCE efforts by establishing an ADVANCE Community of Practice (CoP).  To this extent, the AIM Network seeks to provide ADVANCE change agents with information,  mentoring, and professional development.

Women of Color (WOC) Allies and Partners Project Goal -   to provide the ADVANCE community, especially the AIM Network members, with training and tools to be active allies and partners to STEM faculty women of color, thus facilitating academic institutional support critical to the recruitment, retention, and advancement of all STEM faculty women.


AIM Network is on Facebook!

We finally took the plunge and brought the AIM Network to Facebook!  All members have been invited to “Friend” the page!  Yeah social tools!AIM Facebook page

Advance AIM Network

The ADVANCE Implementation Mentors (AIM) Network is a community of practice comprised of change leaders from NSF ADVANCE funded institutions/organizations

Kerry Ann Rockquemore’s’ Mentoring: The More the Merrier



Check out this Chronicle in Higher Education article on mentoring from Kerry Ann Rockquemore:   https://chroniclevitae.com/news/326-when-it-comes-to-mentoring-the-more-the-merrier?cid=oh&utm_source=oh&utm_medium=en

AIM Network Recognized on Op Ed Project BLOG!

Op Ed Project professional development workshop participants

Op Ed Project Blog

AIM Network members who participated in the Op Ed Project training were featured on the Op Ed Blog!  Yeah!  We too are honored to partner with the Op Ed Project:  http://www.theopedproject.org/!

Gender Summit 4: Europe Call for Abstracts (Due March 30th, 2014)

Gender Summit 4: Europe Homepage Screenshot“The Gender Summit 4 – Europe 2014 invites the contributions of researchers, innovation leaders and other R&I stakeholders on strategies, methodologies and best practice on putting gender equality into action.”  For more Call-for-Abstracts details, please follow this link: http://www.gender-summit.eu/index.php/submit … Deadline for abstract submission is the 30 March 2014.