George Washington University
Forward to Professorship http://www.student.seas.gwu.edu/~forward/
This poster from the 2009 PI Meeting has sections titled "Premise" and "Partner's Needed". Example premises are, "The FORWARD to Professorship Workshop has informed and networked over 350 women in STEM academia from 2003‐2008" and "The workshop has been adapted to the MIT community and has been running annually since 2005 there.
To help the leaky pipeline of women moving into professorship, a study examined a group of people who attended a workshop. This study revealed findings about work-life balance, negotiation, and the success for the workshops. This data is presented on this poster at the 2008 ADVANCE PI Meeting.
Article in a special issue of the Journal of Technology Management and Innovation by the ADVANCE Forward to Professorship team on the impact of career breaks on the careers of STEM women.