An academic at the University of Leeds has been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for ground-breaking research into pressure sores.
Female professors earn less on average than their male counterparts because they focus on underappreciated “academic citizen” roles that do not lead to promotion or pay rises, a new study suggests.
Colleagues from the School of Medicine formally received our Silver Athena SWAN award in Liverpool yesterday.
“Women have a harder time being perceived as likeable if they are non-normative, such as not wanting to be mothers or wives,” said Sharon Sassler.
It seems an insignificant time: 16:34 on Monday 7 November. And yet, for women across France, it has huge importance as the moment they effectively stop being paid for 2016, due to the gender pay gap.
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The School of Medicine has achieved a silver Athena SWAN award from the Equality Challenge Unit in recognition of its work to promote gender equality.
We have a new website and resources for women in cardiovascular research in the Faculty of Medicine and Health.