Division of Professional Relations

A Technical Division of the American Chemical Society

Women Chemists Subdivision

Welcome to the Women Chemists Subdivision webpage!

Why you should join this subdivision

You support the goals of this subdivision.

You have ideas about how to achieve this subdivision's goals and want to share them with us.

You have leadership skills and experience and want to help us. 

Stay informed

Visit this webpage frequently for updates!

Check the Women Chemists Blog Area of the PROF Blog 

Goals of this subdivision


·      Promote diversity, inclusion, advocacy, recognition, mentoring and networking among women in the chemical sciences

·      Provide programming at national and regional meetings related to professional issues amongst women in the chemical sciences

·      Collaborate with other organizations, including the ACS Women Chemists Committee, on professional issues and career issues that affect women in the chemical sciences.


How to get involved

  • Attend division and subdivision symposia and Town Hall Forum at the ACS National Meetings
  • Join our subdivision.
  • Join this website to contribute content to our blog.
  • Be willing to share and be a part of something!
Contact the subdivision chair with comments, questions, and constructive criticism: Ms. Jacqueline Erickson (ericksonj@optonline.net or jacqueline.a.erickson@gsk.com)    

Everyone is welcome to join this subdivision


 Everyone is welcome to join this subdivision. Our common ground is our commitment to and support of the subdivision goals.

If you would like to join the subdivision, download the new Division of Professional Relations brochure, and mail the completed form and dues to the PROF treasurer as instructed on the form.