​​​As illustrated in Figure 1, Dr. Wilkins-Yel's research program centers around three primary areas: academic and career persistence among women and women of color in STEM, cross-cultural career development, and advocacy and training. Feel free to read more about her publications and presentations by clicking on the corresponding links below. A key component of Dr. Wilkins-Yel endeavors is an emphasis on translating the findings of her empirical efforts into applied initiatives that benefit individuals from marginalized communities. More about the programs she's founded and co-founded can be found here.

Academic and career persistence in STEM

Cross-cultural career development

Person-Environment Fit

Advocacy and Training

​​​Figure 1, Graphical depiction of program of research