Current research projects and initiatives

Staff within the Department are involved in a variety of research projects, some of which are national in focus, and others involve international collaboration.

Examples of some of our current projects are given below.

Academy for Women, Diversity and Leadership workshop

Academy for Women, Diversity and Leadership

This research forum based at Lancaster University Management School was set up to stimulate debate in this increasingly important area, and runs a series of events each year to share knowledge, network and identify new directions for research.

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Challenging Gendered Media Mis(s)Representations of Women Leaders

Funded by the ESRC, this seminar series brings together academics and media professionals to explore, examine and challenge how the media shapes and influences the way in which women are constructed as professionals and leaders.

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Eliemental Project

This cross-European project has been set up with EU funding to encourage enterprise and innovation among particular groups who face social and community barriers to becoming self-employed.

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Sustainability Responsibility Plus network

SR+ is interdisciplinary forum for exploring new research and related action in environmental sustainability and responsibility, and runs a regular seminar series.

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