The Chemistry WISE team provides a networking resource for women graduate students and post-docs in the department, with the goal of increasing the recruitment and retention of women, and improving the climate for all chemists.

WISE, Chemistry 2017

Sadie award

2015-2017 WISE TA, Sadie Otte, with her son Ash, receives her Sharon L. Doherty Student Leadership Award

WISE News

Lunch/Networking Event with Pam Ludford Finnerty

November 18, 2017
Please RSVP to wisechem@umn.edu by Nov 27th, Monday. Pam Ludford Finnerty is  a Principal Product Owner at Surescripts. In her current role, she collaborates with business leads, software developers, and pharmacists on elevating the accuracy of electronic prescriptions, finding/sharing electronic patient records across practices and geographies, and solutions to address the opioid crisis. In her presentation, she will elaborate on how the broad skillset she accumulated during graduate school in engineering equipped her for success in her current and previous roles. Beyond technical knowledge in artificial intelligence and data mining, she draws on time-management, writing, teaching, and presentation skills.

owlyclick

mugclick

techwomenclick

Funding for WISE events has been provided by grants received from the Women's Center and the Department of Chemistry.