LEADER Consortium (Launching Equity
in the Academy across the Dayton Entrepreneurial Region) consists of the Air
Force Institute of Technology, Central State University, the University of
Dayton and Wright State University. The consortium is funded by an
NSF-ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Award (Award # 0810989). The purpose of the consortium is to address issues facing
women faculty in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), such
as recruitment, advancement and climate.