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Home Article ECU’s Athena SWAN Charter now covers arts, humanities, social sciences, business and law

ECU’s Athena SWAN Charter now covers arts, humanities, social sciences, business and law

ECU’s Athena SWAN Charter enables institutions to apply for an award recognising their commitment to, and progress in, gender equality

students with calculatorECU’s Athena SWAN Charter now covers arts, humanities, social sciences, business and law alongside science, technology, engineering, maths and medicine.

The charter encourages insitutions to sign up to ten principles that focus on the advancement of gender equality in academia, addressing unequal gender representation across academic disciplines, professional and support functions and removing the obstacles faced by women in particular, at major points of career development and progression.

You can find out how to join ECU’s Athena SWAN Charter and see who has already signed up.

 

ECU equality charters logo 220x130Charter marks explained: find out more about our equality charters aimed at recognising, progressing and committing to equality and diversity in higher education.

 

Published date: April 30, 2015