Advisory Committees

Advisory committees work on a variety of key topics and issues of concern. Action items voted on and approved by committees are brought to the WFSN executive team before the WFSN body vote for review. If approved, actions items go to administration.

Current charges of the WFSN Standing Committees:

Ethics Committee

To provide guidance to women in pursuit of a supportive, ethical environment


Tenure/Promotion/Annual-Review Issues Committee

To provide guidance for the tenure/promotion and/or annual review processes


Mentoring, Outreach, and Membership Committee

To facilitate and enhance mentoring, outreach, membership, and networking events for women, both within the network and externally


Achievement and Advancement Committee

To recognize women’s achievements and to facilitate activities to help women at all levels advance


Wellness Committee

To assist members with balancing their personal, career, physical, and mental health demands


Women of Color Committee

To identify and address issues and opportunities that might be unique to women of color


Diversity Committee

To identify and address issues and opportunities to promote diversity


Special Projects Committee

To handle any item that does not fit logically somewhere else.

Interested in joining an advisory committee?