A Changing Academic Environment? The challenges for Female Academics

The Women’s Media Studies Network is pleased to invite colleagues attending the Annual MeCCSA Conference 2010 to a session entitled

A Changing Academic Environment? The challenges for Female Academics

Friday 8th January 2010, 14.15-15.30

Venue: LSE MeCCSA Conference, NABLG09 (New Academic Building, lower ground floor, room 09)

This discussion will focus on the challenges facing female academics in the current climate in higher education. It will examine how the pressures in higher education today affect women and will share information about women, trades unions and collective support mechanisms. Professor Sasha Callaghan and Professor Jane Hardy, members of the National Executive Committee of the Women’s Section of the University and College Union (UCU), will be talking about the work of the UCU and how the Union supports its women members. Please come along and join in the discussion.

For further information/enquiries please contact Dr Milly Williamson or Dr Myria Georgiou

Directions to NAB at the LSE 

Posted by Salvatore Scifo