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The 'Missing Women' in Higher Education Leadership Conference

Date: 26 June 2013 Time: 09:30-16.00 pm

Venue: Lancaster University

The 'Missing Women' in Higher Education Leadership Conference

Wednesday 26 June 2013, 9:15 - 16:00 at Lancaster University

Hosted by the Centre for Social Justice and Wellbeing and the Centre for Higher Education and Evaluation within the Educational Research Department

in association with The Academy for Women, Diversity and Leadership in The Management School.

This one day conference, hosted by The Department of Educational Research at Lancaster University, contributes to current debates within and beyond higher education about 'the missing women at the top'.

A wide range of senior academics and leaders will be speaking on topics including: the work Vice Chancellors are doing in their own institutions to address the issues; the pioneering work of the Equality Challenge Unit; the Leadership Foundation for Higher Education's work on leadership development diversity; and recent research on leadership and gender.

There will be opportunities to discuss the themes that arise during the day, and an emphasis on how we can work together to bring about change.

Fee for this event: £10.00 (fee includes refreshments and lunch)

Free for guest speakers and PhD students.

Registration: Please go to the following link and follow the instructions. If you have not used the University's online store before you will need to register as a new customer first - this is indicated on the webpage at:

Booking deadline is Wednesday 19th June 2013. Places are limited, so please book early to avoid disappointment. Please note: we cannot enrol people on the day unless this has been arranged in advance.

This conference has been organised and funded through a 'Lancaster University Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Knowledge Exchange Fellowship' awarded to Paula Burkinshaw.

For further details please contact:

Jo Dickinson, Conference Administrator, Centre for Social Justice and Wellbeing in Education, Lancaster University, LA1 4YD

Email: Tel: 01524 593189


Who can attend: Anyone


Further information

Organising departments and research centres: Centre for Higher Education Research and Evaluation, Centre for Social Justice and Wellbeing in Education, Educational Research


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