Swiss Women in Chemistry - Two Years Later…

A Perspective on Chemistry and Society : A Column on the Occasion of the 75th Anniversary of CHIMIA


  • Maud Reiter Firmenich S.A., Geneva
  • Rebecca Buller Zurich University of Applied Sciences
  • Rachel Hevey University of Basel
  • Inga Shybeka University of Geneva



The SCS Swiss Women in Chemistry network was launched in September 2019. Under the umbrella of the Swiss Chemical Society, its aim is to create visibility, facilitate networking and provide a supportive community for female chemists in Switzerland across all career stages both in industry and academia. The current article provides an overview on the platform’s activities over the past two years.




How to Cite

M. Reiter, R. Buller, R. Hevey, I. Shybeka, Chimia 2021, 75, 1088, DOI: 10.2533/chimia.2021.1088.