Diversity Resources and References

MySciNet, sponsored by Pfizer and Genentech, offers networking and tools for scientists and students from diverse backgrounds including: women, gays and lesbians, Native Americans, African Americans, Latinos, veterans, and scientists with disabilities.

http://sciencecareers.sciencemag.org/career_magazine/diversity-issues

SACNAS is a society of scientists dedicated to fostering the success of Hispanic/Chicano and Native American scientists—from college students to professionals—to attain advanced degrees, careers, and positions of leadership. SACNAS members are dedicated to giving back through mentorship, peer networks, and professional development, and to engaging in science research and leadership of the highest caliber.

DiversityWeb is a project of AAC&U's Office of Diversity, Equity, and Global Initiatives (ODEGI). Providing national leadership, ODEGI supports colleges and universities in their efforts to create settings that foster students' understanding of the intersection between domestic and global issues and their sense of responsibility as local and global citizens.

MentorNet is the award-winning nonprofit e-mentoring network that positively affects the retention and success of those in engineering, science and mathematics, particularly but not exclusively women and others underrepresented in these fields.

Diversity Issues is a monthly column in the AAAS’s Science Career Magazine. Previous issues available online.

Diversityworking.com is the largest diversity job board online. It is also a national Career Expo producer for the diversity marketplace.

The Institute for Diversity in Health Management is committed to expanding health care leadership opportunities for ethnically, culturally, and racially diverse individuals, and increasing the number of these individuals entering and advancing in the field. Current newsletter

The American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) mission is to increase substantially the representation of American Indian and Alaskan Natives in engineering, science and other related technology disciplines.

United Negro College Fund (UNCF)

Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU)

Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS)