Women of Color in the Academy Conference

The 2021 Women of Color in the Academy Conference will take place virtually on Friday, May 21st from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Connections. Empowerment.

The Women of Color in the Academy Conference offers faculty women of color and their allies the opportunity to learn and share specific strategies for career advancement.

The conference facilitates a more diverse academy by enhancing the timely career progression of primarily faculty, but also of post-doctoral scholars and graduate students.

Attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of interactive, hands-on workshops, as well as network with other women of color faculty throughout the Greater Boston region.

Speakers   Schedule

Host University

Northeastern University is a global, experiential, research university built on a tradition of engagement with the world, creating a distinctive approach to education and research.

Northeastern University Sponsors

  • ADVANCE Office of Faculty Development
  • Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion
  • Northeastern Crossing
  • Bouvé College of Health Sciences
  • College of Arts, Media and Design
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Science
  • College of Social Sciences and Humanities
  • John D. O’Bryant African American Institute
  • Khoury College of Computer and Information Sciences
  • School of Law