August 11, 2014

Cutting edge forensic lab with a team of almost all women

Inside the mortuary with the UK’s leading forensic scientists 
By Alice Fishburn

 Sue Black2    Snapshot of Professor Sue Black, who transformed an “old and dilapidated” mortuary at Dundee University into Britain’s most advance centre of forensic anatomy. Her team is almost all women. “Whether it’s because it’s a new science and doesn’t have the ceilings that other sciences have, or maybe it’s more poorly paid, or maybe it’s sexier. But, for whatever reason, it ticks the boxes for women’s brains”

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Posted by Jill Fallon at August 11, 2014 4:29 PM | Permalink