Gender balance of third-level staff needs review

Posted in Governance and administration on January 31st, 2014 by steve

“DIT’s top level staff could soon have no full-time female representation, with Professor Ellen Hazelkorn to be seconded to the HEA and a new director to be brought in for Research and Enterprise …” (more)

[Al McConnell, The Edition, 31 January]

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Girls break gender barriers

Posted in Fees, access and admissions on June 8th, 2010 by steve

“Irish girls are leading Europe in breaking through gender barriers in education – except when it comes to engineering and manufacturing …” (more)

[Ann Cahill, Irish Examiner, 8 June]


Report highlights lack of top female academics

Posted in Governance and administration on March 5th, 2009 by steve

“Just one in 10 university professors in Ireland is female, a new study has found. According to the report, Ireland has one of the worst records in Europe when it comes to promoting female academics. NUI Galway has the lowest rate of female professors at 6pc …” (more)

[John Walshe, Independent, 4 March]

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