Women in Science

Mission Statement

We are Field Museum Women in Science:

  • We are dedicated to inspiring, encouraging, and increasing participation of women in the sciences.
  • We strive to eliminate gender bias through education, opportunity, mentoring, and dialogue.
  • We believe that the issues surrounding the success of women of all ages are important for everyone and we welcome participation from diverse members.
2014 FMWIS Theme
Enhancing and promoting diversity in science
2013 FMWIS Theme
Inspiring the next generation of women scientists in Chicago.

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