Women's Faculty Network

The purpose of the Women's Faculty Network (WFN) is to empower UTRGV female faculty members by advocating for opportunities to advance women’s professional development in research, teaching, and service, while balancing their personal, career, physical, and mental health demands.

WFN Newsletter:

As one of the means to achieve its mission goals, the WFN is proud to recognize the achievements and honors of its members through a biannual newsletter. We encourage you to learn more about the richness of the expertise and recognitions of the women faculty at UTRGV. 

WFN Listserv:

Being part of the UTRGV Women's Faculty Network listserv is a practical way to be informed about the latest WFN activities scheduled, and general resources for your professional development. To subscribe to the WFN listserv please send a blank e-mail to wfn-subscribe-request@listserv.utrgv.edu

WFN Activities:

The WFN promotes the development of women faculty at UTRGV with programmed activities, such as workshops, seminars and discussion groups that address:

  • Research opportunities and funding
  • Tenure and promotion
  • Time management: Teaching, research and service
  • Advancement and leadership development
  • Work and life balance
  • Campus climate
  • Recruitment and retention
  • Diversity, equity and inclusion

WFN News:

Legacy institutions sign bylaws for Women's Faculty Network at UTRGV

May 11 2015, UTPA