University recognised with Athena SWAN silver award
Today (Tuesday 7 May 2019) we have been recognised for our ongoing commitment to progressing gender equality by the flagship accreditation scheme, Athena SWAN Charter. Our Silver institutional award has been renewed until 2022, making us one of only 18 universities to hold this accolade.Read more>
Athena SWAN Good Practice Learning and Celebratory Lunch
On Monday 2 July, the Gender Equality Committee hosted an Athena SWAN Good Practice Learning and celebratory lunch, in recognition of Athena SWAN success across the University and on-going hard work from all departments.Read more>
What is Athena SWAN?
The Athena SWAN Charter celebrates success in advancing gender equality in Higher Education and research. The University has an excellent track record, having achieved a Silver Award at institutional level. 21 of our departments now hold either Silver or Bronze.Our Athena SWAN departments>
Equal Opportunities, Flexible Working, Maternity Leave, Paternity/Partner Leave, Parental Leave
The function of the Forum informs the wider debate on diversity in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM)