News archive

Advanced Leadership Program (ALP) scholarships for women in higher education

$3,000 scholarships are now available to women in the higher education sector to assist them to participate in the Advanced Leadership Program (ALP)

8 May 2017

Feminist Foreign Policy - call for articles

Feminist Foreign Policy is currently putting out a call for articles to further explore the idea of "The Gap" insofar as it may relate to voting, wages, policy preferences, representation or any other social, political, economic and/or cultural site... Read more

8 May 2017

VC’s update – Gender Institute turns six and working together to improve gender equity

Read about ANU Vice-Chancellor Professor Brian Schmidt's thoughts on the Gender Institute turning six and the work we have ahead to improve gender equality at the University.

8 May 2017

New feminist materialisms: a master class by professor Elizabeth Wilson

Expressions of interest are sought from HDR and ECR colleagues for the following Master Class: New Feminist Materialisms by Professor Elizabeth Wilson

8 May 2017

Job opportunity: business partnership director IWI

Investing in Women is seeking a Business Partnership Director for their Women’s Program in the Philippines, Vietnam, Indonesia and Myanmar.

2 May 2017

Gender Institute is seeking expressions of interest from the ANU science colleges

The GI is seeking EOIs from CPMS, CMBE and CECS staff to become representatives of the ANU STEM community on the Management Committee.

2 May 2017

Headlines gone mad: how coverage of ANU's Eagle Rock controversy fed the outrage industry

In an article for The Guardian, journalist and ANU student Emily Jones examines the media’s coverage of an incident at a university residential college event.

25 April 2017

Call for presenters - feminist utopias: past, present, and imagined

In this dystopic climate, how can we refocus feminist visions of transforming society across the divides of gender, race, class, ability, and global region?

24 April 2017

Capstone Editing grants for female academics

Capstone Editing is happy to announce the launch of two new research grants for female academics

24 April 2017

Job opportunity: operations manager - investing in women (IW)

Investing In Women is looking for an Operations Manager in Manila

18 April 2017

Julia Gillard AC next generation internship

Applications are now open for the Julia Gillard AC Next Generation three-month paid internship

18 April 2017

Audrey Fagan Churchill fellowship: applications now open

Applications are now open for the Audrey Fagan Churchill Fellowship, valued at $26,000, which encourages ACT women to conduct research into the impact of gender construction and unconscious bias on the lives of women and girls.

9 April 2017

Dr Catherine Bishop takes out prestigious $30,000 Ashurst business literature prize

Congratulations to Dr Catherine Bishop who has just been awarded the prestigious Ashurst Business Literature Prize for 2016 for her debut book Minding Her Own Business: Colonial Businesswomen in Sydney.

1 April 2017

Disability groups call for royal commission into violence against people with disability

Women with Disabilities Australia and Disabled People’s Organisations Australia (DPO Australia) call on the Federal Government to reconsider its recent refusal to conduct a Royal Commission into violence and abuse of people with disability.

1 April 2017

Rights workshop for young women and girls with disability: WWDA youth network

Women with Disabilities Australia is holding a workshop for girls and young women with all types of disability to talk about advocating for your rights.

1 April 2017


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