The School of Engineering was delighted to receive an Athena SWAN bronze award in the most recent assessment round. Dr Katherine Cameron and Prof Ian Underwood led the team that put together the School’s submission and collected the award at the ceremony in November 2013 at Imperial College.
The Athena SWAN Awards recognise success in developing employment practices to further and support the careers of women in science, technology, engineering, maths and medicine (STEMM) departments in higher education. More details on the Athena SWAN charter can be found here.
Athena SWAN Awards in the University
For more details about the Athena SWAN Awards in the University please visit the university website.
The Athena Swan Charter
The Athena SWAN Charter relates to a specific part of the broader Equality and Diversity agenda - namely, good employment practice for women working in science, engineering and technology (SET) in higher education and research. Athena Swan recognises and celebrates demonstrable success in this area. More details on the charter can be found on the Athena Swan website.
Staff can read more about Athena SWAN and Equality and Diversity of work and opportunity at the School of Engineering within our Internal Wiki Equality and Diversity.