Dr. Michael Horvath attended the 2023 Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP) annual conference in Boston, MA from April 19 through April 22, 2023. He delivered a symposium presentation titled "FLAGS: Faculty Leaders Advancing Gender Equity in STEM" in the conference.
The SIOP annual conference is the most important yearly event for the I-O community. The objective of this conference is advancing the scientific mission of SIOP, translating scientific knowledge to tackle real-world problems in collaboration with organization leaders, communities, and policymakers, and promoting individual and organizational health and effectiveness.
Mike Horvath, Lili Dong, Joanne Goodell, Toufik Aidja, Jonah E. J. Smutak, Ishita Munshi, Nicole M. Fiorelli, Cheryl M. Bracken, & Russell B. Olwell (2023). FLAGS: Faculty Leaders Advancing Gender Equity in STEM. Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology Annual Conference, Boston, MA, United States.
The NSF's ADVANCE program is designed to promote gender quaity among STEM professors - a goal that I-O Psychology is well poised to facilitate. In this symposium, we provide an introduction to the NSF ADVANCE program. We then describe four universities where I-O and management professionals apply their skills to ADVANCE initiatives.