Phi Beta Kappa
Sigma Delta Epsilon
American Association for the Advancement of Science
New York Academy of Sciences
Omicron Delta Kappa
Sigma Epsilon Sigma
Southeast Women's Studies Association
National Women's Studies Association
ACTIVITIES IN REGIONAL AND NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
Member, Advisory Board of Sankofa Global, Silicon Valley 2013
Member, Executive Board, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 2010-2013
Member, External Advisory Board, Gendered Innovations Project, Stanford, 2009-2011
Member, Planning Committee, AWIS/ADVANCE PI Meeting, 2009
Member, External Advisory Committee for the Arkansas IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) Program, 200-2009.
Member, Planning Committee for the NIH National Leadership Workshop on Mentoring Women in Biomedical Careers, 2007—2008.
Member, Advisory Board for Inclusive Science Conference, Minneapolis, MN, 2007-2008.
Chair, External Advisory Board for the University of Illinois—Chicago ADVANCE grant, 2006-2011.
Member, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) WI-STEM Strategic Planning Committee, 2006-2007.
Member, Advisory Committee for Working WISE NSF Project and Conference: UMass-Lowell, 2006-2007.
Member, External Organizing Committee for “Women in Academia: Institutional Change to Enhance Success” Conference at Purdue, 2004-2005.
Member, NSF Engineering Education Awards Panel, 2004.
Group Leader, Session on graduate and professional education, AAAS/NACME Conference on the Impact of U.S. Supreme Court Affirmative Action Rulings. 2004.
Member, External Advisory Board for University of Alabama-Birmingham ADVANCE grant 2003-2008.
Member, External Advisory Board for University of Maryland-Baltimore County ADVANCE grant, 2003-2008.
Member, External Advisory Board for University of Wisconsin-Madison, ADVANCE grant, 2001-2005.
Chair, NSF EHR CAREER Awards Panel, 2002, 2003.
Member, NSF Alliance for Graduate Education and the Professoriate Programs, Advisory Group for AAAS, 2002-2003.
Integrator, Building Engineering and Science Talent (BEST) 2002-2003.
Member, Steering Committee for National Academy of Engineering Committee on Engineer of 2020, 2001-2003.
Member, Higher Education Panel for Building Engineering and Science Talent (BEST), 2001-2002.
Participant, Conference for STS Deans & Provosts, Harvard University, 2001.
Chair, Panel for proposal evaluation for NSF Assessing Student Achievement (ASA), July, 2001.
Councilor, National Board of Association for Women in Science (AWIS), 2001-2003; 2003-2005.
Member, Review Committee for National Science Foundation (NSF) Women, Minorities, and Persons with Disabilities in Science and Engineering: 2002 Report
Member, Advisory Committee for “Race, Gender, and the Sciences at a Historically Black College”, a Ford-funded project at Spelman College, 2000-2003.
Member, Panel for proposal evaluation for NSF for Centers for Excellence in Elementary, Secondary, and Informal Science Education, Washington, DC: March, 2000.
Member, Committee for Science and Engineering (CWSE), National Academy of Sciences, 2000-2003.
Member, Nominating Committee, American Association for the Advancement of Science, AAAS 1999 - 2001
Member, National Advisory Board, Washington State Gender Equity Project, 1999-2003
Member, Finance Committee, National Women’s Studies Association, 1998-2004.
Program Chair, Southeast Women’s Studies Association Conference, 1998-99
Advisory Board, American College of Women’s Health Physicians, 1998-99
Member, Selection Committee for recipient for Maria Mitchell Award for 1998; 1999
National Advisory Board for Women in Science, Douglass at Rutgers, 1998; 1999; 2000
Executive Board, American College of Women's Health Physicians, 1997-98
Conference Chair, Southeast Women's Studies Association, 1997-98
Executive Committee, Gainesville Commission on the Status of Women, 1996-97, 1997-98
Conference Chair & Executive Committee Member, Southeast Women's Studies Association, 1997-98
Executive Advisory Board, World-WID Fellows Grant, 1996-97; 1997-98; 1998-99
Advisory Board, National Academy on Women's Health Medical Education, 1995-96; 1996-97; 1997-98; 1998-99
Conference Chair-elect, Southeast Women's Studies Association, 1996-97
National Advisory Board, Achieving Success in Academia for Women Engineers, 1996-97
National Advisory Board of In-GEAR, NSF-supported project on Integrating Gender Equity and Reform into the Georgia State-Wide Systemic Initiative, 1995-96; 1996-97; 1997-98; 1998-99
Conference Chair, Women in Science Conference, sponsored by NSF, 1995
Executive Committee, South Carolina Women's Consortium, 1994-95
Consultant for the National Center for Curriculum Transformation Resources on Women, 1993-98
Subpanel Chair for Study Section, Model and Experimental Projects for Women and Girls, National Science Foundation, 1993
Member, Committee for NWSA Award for Best Book Manuscript, 1992-93
Co-Chair, "Conference on Women's Research Training Needs and Women's Health Issues," National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, National Institutes of Health, 1991
Advisory Panel, The Union Institute Center for Women, 1990-94
Advisory Board, The Leadership Institute, Columbia College, 1990-93
Women's Liaison Officer from USC to American Association of Medical Colleges, 1990-93
Member, Committee to select Eloise Gerry Fellowship recipient, Sigma Delta Epsilon, Graduate Women in Science, 1990-92
Advisory Board, Institute for the Teaching of Mathematics and Science to the American Adolescent of Simon's Rock of Bard College, 1989-91
Advisory Committee, Association of American Colleges Project on Women Students in Medical School, 1989-91
Conference Planning Board, National Women's Studies Association Program Directors, 1988-89
Member, Professional Network for Women Executives, 1988-89
Executive Planning Board, South Carolina State American Council on Education National Identification Program, 1987-93
Executive Board YWCA of Midlands 1986-87; 1st Vice President, 1987-91
President, Southeast Women's Studies Association, 1987-90
Editorial board for Hypatia special issue on Women and Science, 1987
Reviewer for papers for 1986-89 conventions, National Women's Studies Association
President, Virginia Women's Studies Association, 1985-86
Bay Area Most Influential Women in Business Awardee, 2012
Bay Area Most Influential Women in Business Awardee, 2011
Clayman Institute Fellow, Stanford University, 2007-2008.
Phi Beta Kappa National Lecturer, 2005-2006; 2006-2007, 2007-2008.
Sigma Xi Distinguished National Lecturer, 2007-2008.
Recipient, Ivan Allen Dean’s Chair of Liberal Arts and Technology, 2005.
Recipient, Outstanding Faculty Woman of Achievement Award for Georgia Tech, 2004-2005.
Recipient, Women Engineering Program Advocates Network (WEPAN) Betty Vetter Award for Research, 2003.
Elected, American Association for Women in Science (AWIS) Fellow for leadership for women and science, 2003.
Elected AAAS Fellow for distinguished leadership in research on the theoretical and applied issues for women in science and for service to the science education community, 2002-2003.
Recipient, Choice Outstanding Academic Book Award for 1993 given by the American Library Association for Feminism and Biology: A Dynamic Interaction.
Recipient, Award for Outstanding Service to the Board, SC Women in Higher Education Association, 1990.
South Carolina Women in Higher Education Award for contributions to the advancement of Women's Studies and Women in Higher Education, 1990.
South Carolina Women of Achievement Award, 1990.
Mortarboard Excellence in Teaching Award, 1989-90.
Selected, but declined, Leadership South Carolina, 1988-90.
Chosen as one of the Outstanding Young Women of America, 1978-80.
Phi Beta Kappa
Honors Degree in French
Phi Kappa Phi
Eta Sigma Phi
Omicron Delta Kappa
University Fellowship, 1969-71; 1972-73.