2022 MTAWA Meeting

Saturday, July 9, 2022

All Virtual

7:00 am-10:00 am Eastern Time (U.S. and Canada); 11:00 am-2:00 pm UTC; 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Brussels; 7:00 am-10:00 am New York; 12:00 noon-3:00 pm Ibadan; 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Johannesburg; 2:00 pm-5:00 pm Nairobi; 9:00 pm-12:00 am Sydney

Theme: Mentoring African Women in the Diaspora & on the Continent


Meeting Report

Welcome and Introductions

Invited Speaker Presentation

Building Resilience

The Future of Work




MTAWA Meeting of the Membership

Saturday, October 23, 2021

All Virtual

9:00 am-11:00 am EDT (New York); 2:00 pm-4:00 pm WAT (Ibadan); 3:00 pm-5:00 pm SAST (Johannesburg); 4:00 pm-6:00 pm EAT (Nairobi)

Theme: Career Pathways

Considering/re-considering career directions? Just starting out? Thinking about graduate school? Considering a PhD? Join us on this journey as we explore career pathways, management, and development; deciding on graduate school; and much more.


2021 MTAWA Meeting of the Members Report

MTAWA Welcome and Introduction 2021

MTAWA Pauline Welikhe Talk


MTAWA Business Meeting 2021


MTAWA Annual Meeting, Research Exchange, and Workshop

Friday, June 7 – Saturday, June 8, 2019

Homewood Suites Atlanta Perimeter, Atlanta, GA

Theme: Challenges and Opportunities for African Women in Academia

Workshop Reports and Presentations

Welcome and Network Update

Breakout Session 1A, B

MTAWA Meeting Keynote Presentation

Workshop on Negotiation (only available to meeting participants)

MTAWA Annual Meeting, Research Exchange, and Workshop Report V1



MTAWA Panel Discussion and Graduate Career Workshop

July 24-25, 2018

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Juja, Kenya

Workshop Reports and Presentations

Workshop Report: Workshop Report.

Grad School Tips: Day 1 Session 2 Grad Sch Tips

Workshop snapshot at Our News Page

New article on JKUAT Press

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Goals of the workshop

The goals of the workshop were to:

  • provide students interested in post-graduate careers with the information and tools they need to apply for, and be successful in, post-graduate programs;
  • equip participants with skills aimed at enhancing their professional development;
  • offer students opportunities for networking with scholars, professionals and peers.

Target audience

Women Bachelor’s and Master’s graduates interested in pursuing graduate degrees in STEM fields where women are traditionally underrepresented.