Supplement
Diversity in the life sciences
Ivan Oransky | Nov 6, 2005
in industryand academia.
It's About Who You Know ...
Charles Choi | Nov 6, 2005
Function at Hunter College of the City University of New York is among the most diverse in the sciences.
Why Diversity Matters
Trish Lawrence | Nov 6, 2005
Creativity and innovation are essential to the pharmaceutical sector.
Resources
The Scientist Staff | Nov 6, 2005
This resource guide lists a selection of scholarships, grants, organizations, and other support targeted to underrepresented groups, including individuals with disabilities.
Disability is not a Handicap
Anne Harding | Nov 6, 2005
Anne Swanson can't think of a time when she wasn't fascinated by science.
Representing the Real World
The Scientist Staff | Nov 6, 2005
The Scientist spoke to four distinguished scientists, all belonging to "underrepresented groups," about their experiences and their views on diversity.
The Profiles
The Scientist Staff | Nov 6, 2005
In this section, seven prominent life scientists from underrepresented groups in academia and industry talk about their lives and career paths.
The Outlook
The Scientist Staff | Nov 6, 2005
The business and scientific value of diversity is discussed frequently, but building a truly diverse workforce is much easier said than done.
Vivian Pinn
Kate Fodor | Nov 6, 2005
When Vivian Pinn was 4 years old, she announced that one day she would be a doctor.
For Better Science, Just Add Color
EJ Mundell | Nov 6, 2005
The tiny town of Rolette, ND, (population 994) is distant in miles and mindset from New York City, where Lyle Best received his undergraduate science degree while at Albert Einstein College of Medicine.