CHART: Women in science

December 17, 2012 | 6:00 a.m. CST
Anna Waldron, MU’s director of Science Outreach, is working to promote science with elementary school students. Part of her focus is being a role model for girls and women interested and involved in science. In the United States, women are underrepresented in most science-based occupations. Below is a chart of the percentage of women employed in different fields of science between 2003 and 2011.

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