Gender Equity is Everyone’s Concern: Professor Brian Schmidt

Professor Brian Schmidt AC FAA FRS, Vice-Chancellor, Australian National University, Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science, and Nobel Laureate Professor Schmidt served as SAGE Founding Co-Chair (alongside Professor Joshi) from 2014 to 2015.  In this interview, Professor Schmidt talks about his commitment to gender equity in science and academia and why it is both personally and professionally important to him. Read more

Webinar: Lessons from a First Time Athena SWAN Bronze Application – Professor Hazel Hall

Webinar: Lessons from a First Time Athena SWAN Bronze Application – Professor Hazel Hall

Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) is running a Pilot of Athena SWAN in Australia. Athena SWAN is an evaluation and accreditation program that has shown tremendous success enhancing gender equity and diversity in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland, especially focusing on science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine (STEMM).

SAGE will interview Professor Hazel Hall, Athena SWAN Self-Assessment Team Leader for Edinburgh Napier University about her institution’s experiences in the Athena SWAN program.  Read more