The WISEatlantic program is primarily engaged in inspiring youth to consider science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) careers and making them aware of the diversity that exists within these fields. We also support women in STEM careers through professional development opportunities.
The National Network of NSERC Chairs for Women in Science and Engineering is hiring a contract position for a Performance Management Strategist and a student position for a Statistical Analyst. Please click on the job titles for more information on how to apply.
Read the Executive Report of our Youth Perspectives on STEM Education, Career Choices and Influencers in Atlantic Canada Research Study.
Atlantic ConnecTions Conference - May 3-4, 2017 - supporting the career progression and retention of women in SETT. Conference will take place at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax, NS. Additional Professional development workshops for women will be held on May 2nd, details can be found here.
Demystifying DNA - May 13, 2017 - Join WISEatlantic Chair, Dr. Tamara Franz-Odendaal, for a short presentation on DNA. You will also have the opportunity to extract DNA from fruit! This event is part of NSERC's Science Odyssey Week! Please register for this event here.