Higher education gets gender equality boost as taskforce to review practices

The group will carry out a review of recruitment and promotion policies in the sector, as well as other practices.The establishment of the Gender Equality Taskforce, launched on Monday by Minister of State Mary Mitchell O’Connor, was welcomed by NUI … Read More

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The sorry state of ‘equality’ in UK universities

Kate Williams looks at the latest figures and concludes that much more needs to be done While the proportions of female, black and ethnic minority, and disabled academics has been rising steadily over the past decade, the numbers from these … Read More

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The Open University: Diverse Company for Education

We caught up with Jiten Patel, Acting Head of Equality, Diversity and Information Rights at The Open University to catch his thoughts on seeing his University reign as The Diverse Company for Education at The Excellence in Diversity Awards 2015, … Read More

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2015 EiDA Nominee – The University of Manchester

The University of Manchester is committed to creating an environment where diversity is celebrated and everyone is treated fairly. They have a genuine commitment to equality of opportunity for their staff and students, and are proud to employ a workforce … Read More

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2015 EiDA Nominee – The City of Liverpool College

The City of Liverpool College is a bold and exciting national leader that is the largest college of further education in Liverpool. Their inclusive approach highlights the great strengths the college goes to in order to create an environment that … Read More

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