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The Fay Gale Centre for Research on Gender invites you to attend the launch of Happy Abortions: Our Bodies in the Era of Choice by Dr Erica Millar, to be launched by Associate Professor Barbara Baird.

For those interest in attending, please RSVPs to Erica Millar (erica.millar@adelaide.edu.au) by November 26th

For more information, please see the event flyer Book Launch: Happy Abortions: Our Bodies in the Era of Choice

Date: 28th of November 2018, 3:30 pm

Venue: Ira Raymond Exhibition Room

 

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In July, members of the Fay Gale Centre met with Julia Gillard to discuss the centre’s research on gender and leadership. This included research on women and leadership (the double bind); the failure of the pipeline metaphor of ‘more women’; new female only appointments in STEM; collective action for women in the workforce and cross-cultural comparisons of women in political life.

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Professor Chris Beasley has been listed as the leading Australian researcher in the field of Feminism and Women’s Studies in today’s Australian glossy magazine on Research (see p. 36), it has also been officially announced that she (and Professor Martha Augoustinos) have been elected as fellows of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia.

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Professor Christine Beasley and Professor Martha Augoustinos

Both Chris and Martha were the inaugural founders of the Fay Gale Centre. Chris and Martha will be formally welcomed and inducted as new Fellows at the Academy’s General Meeting and Annual Symposium, Canberra, November 2018.

 

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Building on the success of other campuses in Berlin, Philadelphia and elsewhere, Deakin University in Melbourne staged an Anthropocene Campus in September 2018. I am grateful to have been part of this event. The campus, as the name implies, focused on the Anthropocene. How should we think, act, and collaborate to productively engage with the […]

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Dr Georgina Drew has been awarded an Academic Women’s Research Excellence Award (WREA) in recognition of her research excellence. The University of Adelaide’s Vice-Chancellor, in partnership with the Gender, Equity and Diversity Committee and the Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Research), established the Academic Women’s Research Excellence Awards (WREA) in 2015 to recognise, celebrate, and promote […]

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The Fay Gale Centre Alliance meeting is to be held on October the 16th – All members are invited to attend! Date: October 16th Time: 4pm Venue: Staff club, Level 4 Union building

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The Academic Women’s Forum (AWF), in conjunction with the Fay Gale Centre (FGC) will be holding an information session about the Barbara Kidman Fellowship scheme. Prior recipients of the fellowship, Dr Clare Hume (School of Public Health) and Dr Zoe Doubleday (School of Biological Sciences), will be speaking. Date: Friday 5th October 2018 For more […]

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The fifth annual South Australian Postgraduate and Early Career Researcher gender, sex, and sexualities conference, Space and Place: Conceptions of movement, belonging and boundaries, was hosted by the Fay Gale Centre at the University of Adelaide on September 19-20. The two-day, single stream conference was hugely successful, with over twenty presentations from honours, masters and […]

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The Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia, in conjunction with The University of Adelaide’s Fay Gale Centre, was pleased to present the Academy’s 2018 Fay Gale Lecture: Decolonising Artificial Intelligence, presented by Professor Genevieve Bell. Held on Friday the 14th of September in the University of Adelaide’s Ingkarni Wardli Conference Room, the event was […]

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The 2018 Gender, Sex and Sexualities Postgraduate and ECR Conference is a fabulous event to be held at the University of Adelaide and hosted by the Fay Gale Centre. The event titled: Space and Place: Conceptions of movement, belonging, and boundaries will be held on September 19-20 at the Napier Building: Theatre 102, University of […]

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