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The Flora Stone Mather Center for Women offers a broad range of leadership opportunities for students, faculty and staff to learn, lead, grow and get involved.

Explore our programs below to see how the Mather Center can help develop your leadership skills.

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Staff Leadership Development

The Women Staff Leadership Development Institute is a year long professional development program for women staff at CWRU.

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Faculty Leadership Development

The Women Faculty Development Institue provides a range of programs to support and empower women faculty at CWRU.


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Mather Mentoring Program

The Mather Mentoring Program pairs upper-level undergraduate and graduate students with a professional mentor in their field of interest.

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Work with a trained coach to help articulate your goals and develop an action plan.

Get involved with coaching.

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Future Faculty Fellows

Future Faculty Fellows is designed to bring future and junior faculty members to Northeast Ohio to connect and explore local universities.  

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HIGHER is a series of national professional development conferences hosted at campuses across the country designed to create connections that empower women in higher education.

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Mather Entrepreneurship Day

Mather Entrepreneurship Day is a one day conference covering the basics of entrepreneurship and centering the women entrepreneur experience in Cleveland.