International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2022

11 Feb 2022
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Today (11th February) is the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. Here at NIAB we interviewed several of our scientists to get their take on why they got involved in science, what they do now, why their role is important and give their top tips for a career in science.




Our scientists explain how they became inspired by in science and how they got to where they are now...


From potatoes to moulds, wheat to soil, house plants to inspiring the next generation, our scientists work on a wide array of topics! Our staff explain what their roles involve..


There is lots of great research that goes on across NIAB. But why is it important? Hilary, Flora, Katharina, Sigrid and Louisa explain just why their jobs are important...


If you're keen to start a career in science then check out the top tips from NIAB scientists: