Learn from other changemakers in STEM, and build your professional and academic network at WINS. The WISE Inspirations Network at Stanford (WINS) provides you the opportunity to engage with a diverse array of stand-out women in science and engineering, and connect with potential mentors, peers, and other colleagues.
The Fall 2019 WINS will feature Stephanie G. Adams, PhD.
Dr. Stephanie G. Adams is 7th Dean of the Batten College of Engineering and Technology at Old Dominion University. She has held faculty and administrative positions at Virginia Tech, Virginia Commonwealth University and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She earned a BS in Mechanical Engineering with honors from North Carolina A&T State University, a Master of Engineering degree in Systems Engineering from the University of Virginia and her Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Engineering from Texas A&M University. Her research interests include Faculty Development, Broadening Participation, International Collaborations, Team Effectiveness, Collaborative and Active Learning, and Quality Control and Management. She served as a Program Director in the Engineering Education and Centers Division of the National Science Foundation. In 2003, she received the CAREER award from the National Science Foundation; in 2013, she was named a Fellow of the American Society of Engineering Education; and she is currently President-Elect of ASEE.
Adams is the recipient of numerous awards, including: the 2017 WEPAN Founders Award; the 2016 ASEE Bernie Sarchet Lifetime Award in Engineering Management; the 2013 Alumni Achievement Award North Carolina A&T State University; the 2008 ASEE DuPont Minorities in Engineering Award; the Holling Teaching/Advising/Mentoring Award, the Henry Y. Kleinkauf Outstanding Assistant Professor Teaching Award, the Assistant Professor Service Award and the Chancellor’s Fulfilling the Dream Award from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln; and the Janice A. Lumpkin Educator of the Year from the National Society of Black Engineers. In 2005, she was selected as an AAAS/NSF Science and Engineering Policy Fellow.
- Leadership & Management
- Personal Development
- Career Development