BLOGS WEBSITE

TAG: women

Upcoming Alliance of Gender Scholars event – 20th November

The Alliance of Gender Scholars for PhD and postdoc members continues to grow and our next meeting is Friday 20th November 3 pm in the Staff Club, level 4 Union House. We’ll be discussing Jane Ussher’s paper on the pathologisation of femininity and the regulation of ‘difficult’ women. Time: 3:00 – 4:00 pm Venue: The University […]

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , |

Comments Off on Upcoming Alliance of Gender Scholars event – 20th November

Friends of Fay Gale in action: Annabel Crabb in conversation with Anne Summers, Wednesday 25th November

Friends of the Fay Gale Centre, Anne Summers and Annabel Crabb, will be “talking up a storm” on 25th November in Sydney. Television personality and the ABC’s chief online political writer, Annabel Crabb will meet with Anne Summers to discuss women and how they balance between career and family. Fay Gale members are invited to […]

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , |

Comments Off on Friends of Fay Gale in action: Annabel Crabb in conversation with Anne Summers, Wednesday 25th November

Unpredictable feelings: academic women under research audit

This article, published by Barbara M. Grant and Vivienne Elizabeth, explores the effects of the Performance-Based Research Fund on academic women. Abstract: Academic research is subject to audit in many national settings. In Aotearoa/New Zealand, the government regulates the flow of publicly funded research income into tertiary institutions through the Performance-Based Research Fund (PBRF). This article […]

Posted in News, Research | Tagged , , , , , , |

Comments Off on Unpredictable feelings: academic women under research audit

2015 Annual Fay Gale lecture delivered by Professor Barbara Pocock

Prof Barbara Pocock gave the 2015 Academy of Social Sciences in Australia Fay Gale Lecture on 18th August to a full audience. Her lecture was entitled: “Holding up half the sky?  Women at work in the 21st century”.   It explored the consequences of the most significant change in the Australian labour market in the past […]

Posted in News | Tagged , , , |

Comments Off on 2015 Annual Fay Gale lecture delivered by Professor Barbara Pocock

Male Champions of Change: talk by Sex Discrimination Commissioner

Male Champions of Change: talk by Sex Discrimination Commissioner, Elizabeth Broderick A/Prof Megan Warin and Prof Vivienne Moore were invited to attend a talk by Elizabeth Broderick, the Commonwealth Sex Discrimination Commissioner, on the Male Champions of Change initiative which she established four years ago.  As many of you know, in June the VC announced […]

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , |

Comments Off on Male Champions of Change: talk by Sex Discrimination Commissioner

Fay Gale Lecture 2015 – Change of venue

**Please note the change of venue for the upcoming Annual Fay Gale Lecture** The Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia, in conjunction with the Fay Gale Centre for Research on Gender at the University of Adelaide, is pleased to present the Academy’s 2015 Fay Gale Lecture: Holding up half the sky? Women at work in the […]

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , |

Comments Off on Fay Gale Lecture 2015 – Change of venue

Support the International Women’s Development Agency

The International Women’s Development Agency (IWDA) is the only feminist aid organisation in Australia. They do excellent research in the gender and aid area, as well as empowering women to take more effective charge of their destinies. In the last 12 months IWDA and partners worked hard every day to promote women’s rights across the Asia Pacific. […]

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , |

Comments Off on Support the International Women’s Development Agency

The Lancet Commission on Women and Health

The Lancet has published a new Commission entitled Women and Health. “Women and Health: the key for sustainable development” explores and analyses the distinctive, but under-recognised and undervalued contribution of women to global health care. The report also considers the complex biological, economic, social and political factors involved in improving women’s health. For more information and […]

Posted in News, Research | Tagged , , |

Comments Off on The Lancet Commission on Women and Health

Australian Federation of University Women (AFUW) grants

The aim of the Australian Federation of University Women (AFUW) grants, each worth up to $5,000, is to help two female postdoctoral fellows establish their careers. The grants will provide financial assistance to early career female postdoctoral fellows who: will be presenting a research poster or an oral research presentation at an upcoming conference require […]

Posted in News, Research | Tagged , , , |

Comments Off on Australian Federation of University Women (AFUW) grants

Recap: 6th South Australian Women’s and Gender Studies Annual Public Lecture

The lecture, sponsored by the Fay Gale Centre, Women’s Studies at Flinders University, the Research Centre for Gender Studies at UniSA and Gender Studies and Social Analysis at the University of Adelaide was held at the Flinders University City Campus on Friday May 15th. The lecture, chaired by Dr Heather Brooks (Flinders University), was very […]

Posted in Events, News | Tagged , , , , , , |

Comments Off on Recap: 6th South Australian Women’s and Gender Studies Annual Public Lecture