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ANU to help measure global gender data gaps in poverty

Gender Institute members Associate Professor Sharon Bessell and Associate Professor Janet Hunt are leading ANU's research team that will partner with the International Women's Development Agency and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in a new $9.5 million project to develop a world-first gender-sensitive and multidimensional individual measure of poverty.

GI congratulates Patrick Kilby on fellowship success

Congratulations to Gender Institute member Patrick Kilby, who has just received a Fulbright Senior scholarship and an East-West Center Asia Studies Fellowship.

ARC success for Gender Institute members

Congratulations to Gender Institute members who have been awarded Australian Research Council (ARC) funding, announced this week.

Ann McGrath wins NSW Premier’s History Award for her book 'Illicit Love'

Congratulations to the ANU Australian Centre for Indigenous History Director, Professor Ann McGrath, who won the 2016 NSW Premier’s History Award in the general history category for her book Illicit Love: Interracial sex and marriage in the United States and Australia.

Gender bias in Australian media

New research from PhD candidate and Gender Institute member Blair Williams, from the ANU School of Politics and International Studies, has found significant gender bias in Australia's political media.

Dr Carolyn Strange and Professor Melanie Nolan elected social science fellows

Gender Institute members Dr Carolyn Strange and Professor Melanie Nolan are among nine senior academics from ANU who have been elected as Fellows of the Australian Academy of the Social Sciences.

Two ANU academics in the 100 women of influence list

Congratulations to ANU Professor Emily Banks (pictured) and Associate Professor Susan West who have been announced as winners in The Australian Financial Review and Westpac 100 Women of Influence Awards for 2016.

Make reporting of workplace sexual harassment the new normal

Gender Institute member, Dr Skye Saunders, has published an article in The Australian on sexual harassment in the workplace.

Gender Institute members shortlisted for 2016 NSW Premier's history awards

Gender Institute members, Associate Professor Frank Bongiorno and Professor Ann McGrath, have been shortlisted in the 2016 NSW Premier’s History Awards.

Dr Natalie Williams awarded the ACT State Award for "Best Instrumental Piece of 2015"

Congratulations to one of our members, Dr Natalie Williams, lecturer in the ANU School of Music, who has won a prestigious award for one of her recent compositions.


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Updated:  7 November 2012/Responsible Officer:  Convenor, Gender Institute/Page Contact:  Web manager, Gender Institute