Oceanography The Official Magazine of
The Oceanography Society
Volume 18 Issue 01

View Issue TOC
Volume 18, No. 1
Pages 65 - 246


Autobiographical Sketches of Women in Oceanography

Jump to
Citation Copyright & Usage
First Paragraph

In the following pages, you will have the opportunity to explore scientific autobiographies of more than 150 modern women oceanographers. These personal portraits give direct and compelling glimpses into the accomplishments, motivations, challenges, and lives of women scientists who come from a range of countries, institutions, career paths, job titles, levels of seniority, and areas of emphasis in ocean sciences.


Autobiographical sketches of women in oceanography. 2005. Oceanography 18(1):65–246.

Copyright & Usage

This is an open access article made available under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/), which permits use, sharing, adaptation, distribution, and reproduction in any medium or format as long as users cite the materials appropriately, provide a link to the Creative Commons license, and indicate the changes that were made to the original content. Images, animations, videos, or other third-party material used in articles are included in the Creative Commons license unless indicated otherwise in a credit line to the material. If the material is not included in the article’s Creative Commons license, users will need to obtain permission directly from the license holder to reproduce the material.