Montana State University


Montana State University
P.O. Box 173095
Bozeman, MT 59717-3095

Tel: (406) 994-4690
Location: 319 Leon Johnson

Primary Contacts

Jessi L. Smith, Ph.D.
Special Assistant to the Provost/
Director of ADVANCE

Sara Rushing, Ph.D.
Co-Director of ADVANCE/
University Family Advocate

Theresa Marchwick
Project Manager

Micaela M. Young
Grant Submission Training Coordinator

Becca Belou
Equity Data Analyst


Waded Cruzado, Ph.D.
Montana State Univerity

Martha A. Potvin, Ph.D.
Provost & V.P. for Academic Affairs

Montana State University | ADVANCE Project TRACS

Archived News & Articles

  • Gender composition of scholarly publications (1665 - 2011)

  • 2014
  • Networks and the STEM Gender Gap - Inside Higher Ed (4-4-2014)
  • Room to Grow: Work place 'flexibility stigma' affects non-parents, too, study suggests - Inside Higher Ed - (4-1-2014)
  • Chemistry Without Women - Inside Higher Ed (2-24-2014)
  • Winner of new MSU award found her path early, in research lab - MSU News Service (2-17-2014)
  • Including Women on Meeting Teams May Help Careers of Female Scientists - Chronicle of Higher Education (1-7-2014)
  • MSU honors top faculty and staff - MSU News Service (1-3-2014)

  • 2013
  • Women in Science are Cited Less Often - Nature (12-11-2013)
  • Women and Academic Leadership: Leaning Out - Chronicle of Higher Education (12-9-2013)
  • Anne Camper selected as Regents Professor - MSU News (11-21-2013)
  • 50 Colleges Advancing Women in STEM - The College Database: U.S. College & University Rankings
  • Teaching Mathematics with Women in Mind - American Mathematical Society (Oct 2013)
  • Why Are There Still So Few Women in Science? - New York Times (10-3-13)
  • Introducing the Monkey Cage gender gap symposium - Washington Post (9-30-13)
  • Harvard Business School Case Study: Gender Equity - New York Times (9-7-13)
  • Gender Citation Gap in International Relations - International Organization - (8-23-2013)
  • Toward a woman centered university, revisited - Inside Higher Ed (8-21-2013)
  • Women and the STEM Sciences: When Trying Hard Isn't Natural - Society for Personality and Social Psychology (7-26-13)
  • Women, Minorities, and Persons with Disabilities in Science and Engineering - NSF Report
  • Diversity in College Faculty Just as Important as Student Body - Huffington Post (5-22-13)
  • Special section of Nature finds that there is still much to do to achieve gender equality in science - Nature (3-6-2013)
  • ADVANCE Project TRACS MSU Exponent Article - Reaching Equilibrium - MSU Exponent (1-31-13)
  • MSU University Council approves Donated Sick Leave and Maternity Leave Policy Revisions - MSU Email Correspondence (1-9-2013)
  • Being Married Helps Professors Get Ahead, but Only If They're Male - The Atlantic (1-17-2013)
  • Fixing the Leaky Faucet: A Discussion on Women of Color in STEM with Children - SACNAS (1-15-2013)

  • 2012
  • President Cruzado's Monday Morning Memo Nov. 5, 2012
  • MSU receives $3.4 million to help broaden participation of women faculty
  • Bias Persists for Women of Science, a Study Finds
  • A Reboot in Recruiting Women into Computer Science - The Chronicle of Higher Education
  • Male Scientist Balancing Act - Insider Higher Ed
  • Breaking the Bias Against Women in Science - The New York Times | The Opinion Pages
  • Science faculty subtle gender biases favor male students - Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
  • Strengthening Canada’s Research Capacity:  the Gender Dimension - The Council of Canadian Academies 
  • Scholarly Publishing's Gender Gap - The Chronicle of Higher Education - October 22, 2012
  • The Next Generation of Title IX: STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math - National Women's Law Center (6-13-2012)

  • 2009
  • National differences in gender-science stereotypes predict national sex differences in science and math achievement - Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America - June 30, 2009