Faculty Members


Western Women in Science and Engineering Research (WWiSER) is a group of female faculty in Science and Engineering at Western University.  

The goals of WWiSER include providing support and mentorship for its members, hosting and sponsoring events and ensuring that Western University remains and further grows into a welcoming and gender equivalent environment for female faculty.  

For further information or to suggest activities and events for the group, please contact Sarah Gallagher or Lauren Briens.

Recent News

Funding fuels hunt for deeper answers
Western researcher Lauren Flynn is offering hope to those struggling to heal some of life’s deepest scars by putting stems cells found in human fat to work in new ways. And now, thanks to funding provided by the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI), her work will take the next step. Read more.


So You Think You’re a Fraud? Overcoming Impostor Syndrome
Thursday, Oct. 29
9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Join us for a ½ day event including a seminar by Dr. Valerie Young, lunch and interactive workshops. Learn more.