This collaborative research project brings together four California State University(CSU) campuses—Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, Cal Poly Pomona, CSU Dominguez Hills and Fresno State—with the goal of developing, implementing, studying, evaluating, disseminating and scaling an Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate(AGEP) Alliance Model.
The project employs a culturally-informed, strengths-based faculty development approach for advancing newly hired faculty in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics(STEM) and STEM Education research fields. The early-career faculty interventions include:
The primary outcomes of this AGEP Alliance Model project are improved faculty retention, promotion and tenure for the early-career faculty in STEM at CSU campuses.
This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grants: 1916046, 1916050, 1916054 and 1916056. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations presented are only those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.