Principal Investigators

Erin Malloy, M.D. (Lead PI)
Director, Center for Faculty Excellence
Professor and Director of Medical Student Education, Department of Psychiatry with secondary appointment in Social Medicine, School of Medicine

Robert Blouin, Pharm.D
Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Professor, Eshelman School of Pharmacy

Jaye Cable, Ph.D.
Senior Associate Dean for Natural Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences
Professor and Chair, Environment, Ecology, and Energy Program

Professor, Department of Marine Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences

Kia Caldwell, Ph.D.
Special Assistant to the Provost for TEAM ADVANCE
Professor, Department of African, African American and Diaspora Studies, College of Arts and Sciences

Kelly Ryoo, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, School of Education

Senior Personnel

Kevin Guskiewicz, Ph.D.
Interim Chancellor, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Kenan Distinguished Professor, Athletic Training, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, College of Arts and Sciences
Co-Director, Matthew Gfeller Sport-Related TBI Research Center

Patricia Parker, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Communication, College of Arts and Sciences

Gloria Thomas, Ph.D.
Director, Carolina Women’s Center 

Additional Personnel

Clare Counihan, Ph.D.
Advisor for Intersectionality and Gender Equity
Program Coordinator for Faculty and Staff, Carolina Women’s Center

Jonathan Foland, M.A.
Research Project Manager

Susan Girdler, Ph.D. 
Advisor for Mentoring Program Development
CFE Faculty in Residence for Faculty Mentoring

Professor, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine
Associate Chair for Junior Investigator Development

Madeleine Straubel
Program Assistant
Doctoral Student, Department of Sociology, College of Arts and Sciences

External Evaluation

LaTricia Townsend, Ph.D.
Interim Director of Evaluation Programs, William and Ida Friday Institute for Educational Innovation, College of Education, North Carolina State University

Internal Steering Committee

Rumay Alexander, Ed.D.
Professor, School of Nursing 

Kevin Jeffay, Ph.D.
Gillian T. Cell Distinguished Professor of Computer Science
Department Chair, Department of Computer Science, College of Arts and Sciences

Joanne Jordan, M.D.
Executive Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Leadership Development, School of Medicine
Joseph P. Archie, Jr. Eminent Professor of Medicine, School of Medicine
Adjunct Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Public Health

Leslie Parise, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, School of Medicine

Ron Strauss, D.M.D., Ph.D.
Executive Vice Provost
Adams Distinguished Professor of Dentistry, School of Dentistry
Professor, Department of Social Medicine, School of Medicine

External Advisory Board

Christine Grant, Ph.D.
Associate Dean of Faculty Development and Special Initiatives, College of Engineering
Professor, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, College of Engineering, North Carolina State University 

Yvette Huet, Ph.D.
Director, ADVANCE Faculty Affairs and Diversity Office
Professor, Department of Kinesiology, College of Health and Human Services, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Jennifer Linderman, Ph.D.
Director, ADVANCE Program
Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, College of Engineering
Professor, Department of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics, Medical School, University of Michigan

Melissa McDaniels, Ph.D.
Senior Advisor to the Dean for Research Mentoring, The Graduate School, Michigan State University
Co-Director, Master Facilitator Initiative, National Research Mentoring Network
Investigator, Center for the Improvement of Mentored Experiences in Research