Contribute to Missouri S&T academic and scholarly excellence by conducting internationally-renowned research in cosmology and astrophysics, two of the foremost research areas in modern fundamental science.
Inspire and educate tomorrow's STEM workforce through internships and programs that allow Missouri S&T students to work on cutting-edge science projects and experience team work within large, international research networks.
Partner with state, federal and international research and academic institutions to support academic initiatives aimed at creating new professional opportunities for faculty and new learning opportunities for students.
Contribute to the economic and social enrichment of Missouri, the nation, and the global community by promoting community engagement, increasing public awareness of science, and developing initiatives aimed at increasing the participation of underrepresented and underserved groups in science.
IMAC's diversity pledge
IMAC members pledge to create and sustain a professional climate that encourages and values diversity. IMAC's members pledge to provide a welcoming, inclusive environment for all individuals regardless of their physical ability, race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, economic status, or personal religious practices. IMAC members pledge to support the professional and personal growth of their peers, and help them excel in their careers. IMAC members pledge to work to increase the numbers of women and other under-represented groups in STEM, pursue their recruitment, mentoring, retention and promotion.