Female scholars in STEM
Type of resource
Database of qualified female scholars
Various institutions and organisations
See below for individual links
These databases contain profiles of qualified female scholars in STEM fields. They serve as excellent tools for finding a qualified speaker to give a lecture, more female candidates to apply for an open position in your department, members for special committees or advisory groups, reviewers for journal manuscripts, or almost any other role in academia. The goals of these databases is to facilitate an increase in gender parity in academia and in STEM fields in particular.
Female scholars are also encouraged to add their profiles to the databases in order to increase their visibility, as well as to nominate other qualified female researchers.
Database format: List grouped by subject area or seniority
Search terms: Discipline, Name, Country
Fields: Life sciences
Search terms: Field, career stage, country, keyword/name
Number of profiles: Over 800
Request a Woman in STEMM
Fields: Various STEM fields
Search terms: Discipline, interests, location, keyword
Number of profiles: Over 7,000