Research Advisory Board


To bring in external social science research to further the goals of the NU ADVANCE program.


The board members are all notable researchers on women in STEM fields.  Their expertise and experience bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to the NU ADVANCE research agenda.


Lotte BailynCarol BurgerLuis FalconMary Frank Fox
Elizabeth GormanLaura KramerCathy Trower

*listed from top left to bottom right

Lotte Bailyn, MIT Sloan School, Professor of Management

Carol Burger, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), Professor in the Center for Interdisciplinary Studies

Luis Falcon, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Dean, Fine Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences; former NU ADVANCE co-PI

Mary Frank Fox, Georgia Institute of Technology, Co-Director, Center for Study of Women, Science & Technology

Elizabeth Gorman, University of Virginia, Professor of Sociology

Laura Kramer, Professor Emerita of Sociology at Montclair State University

Cathy Trower, Harvard University, Collaborative on Faculty Careers