Cornell Institute for Women in Science (CIWS) : CIWS conducts research and disseminates information on various topics relevant to women's experiences in scientific careers.

The Bank of America Institute for Women's Entrepreneurship at Cornell: An online program that grants a certificate in business from Cornell. Sponsored by Bank of American and free. 

W.I.S.E. Cornell Women in Science and Engineering group that encourages more women to become faculty in engineering


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Hadas Kress-Gavit

Kavita Bala

Kelly Zamudio

Women in Science and Engineering Leadership Institute



Women in Sciences Faculty

Cornell Faculty with Wikipedia pages that can be improved.


Biological and Environmental Engineering Department
Mingming Wu 

School of Integrative Plant Science
Carmen Enid Martinez
Nina Bassuk
Susan McCouch
Rebecca Nelson
Kathy Arnink

Food science
Kathryn Boor

Angela Douglas
Ann Hajek
Corrie Moreau

Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
Christine Goodale
Amy McCune
Alison Power

Dyson School of Business
Carla Gomes

Information Science
Florentina Bunea
Susan R. Fussell
Helen Nissenbaum

Brenda Dietrich
Katya Scheinberg
Eva Tardos
Marjolein van der Meulen
Qing Zhao

Arts & Sciences

Tara Holm
Irena Peeva

Rachel Bean
Martha P. Haynes


Cornell Alumni in the Sciences that need their pages improved.

Grace Wahba: Professor of Statistics

Mary Styles Harris: Biologist and Geneticist

Mildred DresselhausProfessor Emerita of physics and electrical engineering 

Jo Handelsman: appointed by President Barack Obama as the Associate Director for Science at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy

Elizabeth Spelke:  Cognitive psychologist at the Department of Psychology of Harvard University

Marcia Neugebauer: Geophysicist

Isabel Martin Lewis :  Astronomer who was the first woman hired by the United States Naval Observatory as assistant astronomer.

Judith Pipher:Astrophysicist and observational astronomer

Renu Malhotra Planetary scientist

Claudia GoldinProfessor of Economics at Harvard University 

List of more alumni