AofW was established in 1999 by President Carl Patton and Provost Ron Henry to support the advancement of women faculty, administrators, and staff in academic and administrative leadership positions within the university.
The goal of the Advancement of Women (AofW) Steering Committee is to enhance collective efforts to improve the status of women at Georgia State University.
The mission of the Advancement of Women (AofW) Committee is to provide information on the status of women and to assist unit, college and university administrators in advancing female staff to senior leadership positions.
The AofW functions include maintaining a database of information about the:
AofW is made up of an all women steering committee, which includes the following members: