Our Mission:

Women in Science Parkville Precinct (WiSPP) works with five of Australia’s largest medical research institutes to advance research and translation by providing an environment that allows more women in science to lead and excel.

WiSPP Institutes:



WISPP Cross Institute Task Force Recommendations

The Cross Institute Task Forces brought together a diverse group of 30 thinkers from across Parkville Precinct to determine key levers to achieve the necessary cultural and organisational change to progress equity and inclusion in medical research. The recommendations report and a coordinated plan for change are now available. Read More.


Program Duration: June to October

WiSPP is excited to offer our Grant Preparation Program for the second year. The program contains elements of mentoring and networking, in addition to providing valuable workshops with highly regarded facilitators to help prepare researchers for the next grant application.

Applications are now closed.

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Thank you to those who helped and attended our Career Showcase. If you were unable to attend or looking for more inspiration, check out our career resources with case studies and recommended reading.

Stay tuned for more events in the Self Managed Career Series.