Association for Women in Science

AWIS (Association for Women in Science)
UMass Amherst is an institutional partner in the Association for Women in Science (AWIS). AWIS is the largest multi-disciplinary organization for women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in the country. Its mission is to achieve equity and full participation of women in all disciplines and employment sectors. The organization provides networking, online resources for career opportunities, leadership training and other benefits that will promote women in the STEM fields. The AWIS-Amherst Coalition was formed in conjunction with the STEM Diversity Institute to promote communication and synergy between various women in science initiatives across the campus and the Five Colleges, Inc.
Begin / End Date:
Wednesday, January 1, 2014
Assessment Mechanism:
Program Director:
Program Contact:
Provost’s Office/STEM Diversity Institute

Partner Map

  • Cindy Simpson
    1321 Duke Street
    Suite 210
    Alexandria, VA 22314
    United States
  • Masha Hareli
    Massachusetts Chapter/ AWIS
    United States
  • Neal Abraham
    Five Colleges Inc.
    97 Spring Street
    Amherst, MA 01002
    United States