NSFThis National Science Foundation (NSF) funded program includes research on gender equity issues, and seeks to improve recruitment, retention, and advancement of female faculty in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) academic disciplines.

STEM-UP PA programs include:

  • OASIS Leadership and Professional Development Program
  • Mentoring Network
  • Recruitment and Selection for a Diverse Faculty workshops
  • Research on Gender Equity Climate

Programs are open to faculty and administrators from colleges in Central Pennsylvania. Please visit STEM-UP PA:

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2015-16 CFEST Grants Programs next application deadline is May 2, 2016.

Faculty Orientation 


Grants Administration
Sally Paulson x1274
Paul Taylor x1705

Campus Support
Director: Ashley Seibert x1203,

New Faculty Mentorship
Director: Lynn Baynum x1102,