Forensic science is a flourishing field, especially for women. According to an August 2012 article in The Washington Post, unlike other scientific disciplines, forensic science will likely be led by females. And William Whilden, who started the forensic sciences program at George Washington University, says that 90 percent of his students are female. Both forensic scientists and CSI forensic scientists play a crucial role in forensic science; however, there are distinct differences between the two.
CSU Forensic Scientist Duties
Forensic Scientist Duties
2016 Salary Information for Forensic Science Technicians
- The Washington Post: Women at Forefront of Booming Forensic Science Field
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics: Forensic Science Technicians
- American Academy of Forensic Sciences: Kinds of Forensic Science: Discipline Sections of the AAFS
- Pennsylvania State University: Do Women Dominate the Field of Forensic Science?
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics: Occupational Outlook Handbook: Forensic Science Technicians
- Career Trend: Forensic Science Technicians
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