Washington University in St. Louis and the surrounding community have many resources for family care, professional development and conflict resolution.

Community Resources

The Greater Missouri Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC) has a free search engine for job seekers interested in finding employment at colleges, universities and research-based institutions in Missouri and Southern Illinois. If you are recruiting a faculty member who has a spouse or partner also working in higher education, visit HERC on the web for more information.

Family Resources

Miscellaneous Resources

Women’s Organizations

Women’s Issues


Washington University in St. Louis has implemented policies relevant to women faculty on the Danforth Campus regarding issues of equity, safety, and family care.

Historical Highlights

The Association of Women Faculty supports programming that promotes diversity on the Danforth Campus at Washington University in St. Louis. Here are some of the highlights from the earlier years of AWF.