Council for the Representation and Engagement of Women Faculty (CREW)
The Council for the Representation and Engagement of Women Faculty serves as an advisory council to the provost in support of the career success of women faculty at RIT.
Our mission is to support, retain, and promote career success of women faculty at RIT.
Identify and support effective strategies and activities that promote career success of women faculty
Assist women faculty in finding and developing networks
Promote leadership development and mentoring activities for women faculty
Provide support needed for women faculty to be successful through tenure and promotion
Communicate and collaborate with other groups concerned with gender and diversity
Identify the issues that women faculty face and develop actions to address these issues
Facilitate awareness among administration and the university regarding these issues
Make recommendations to the Provost on studies or actions needed to address particular issues needed to create an academic environment that fosters the academic success of women faculty at RIT
Each college nominates a faculty representative to serve on this council. They are then invited by the provost to join CREW.
Sonia Lopez Alarcon