Athena SWAN

The Athena SWAN Charter recognises good employment practice for women working in science, engineering and technology in higher education and research.

The Department of Physics and Astronomy is proud to have gained a second Athena SWAN Bronze Award in April 2018 (linked below).

The University also holds an institutional Bronze Award, and members of our departmental committee are active in University Athena SWAN and national gender equality activities.

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November 2017 Application

November 2017 Action Plan


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