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Athena SWAN

  • About Athena SWAN

    Athena SWAN Charter is an accreditation program designed to enhance gender equality in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) disciplines.

  • Promoting Inclusiveness in STEMM

    A focus on gender equity and inclusiveness at Monash is fundamental to our organisational strategy.

  • Meet Our Women in STEMM

    We have outstanding women in STEMM disciplines. Their research is addressing major challenges and making positive impact on the world.

  • Meet Our Members

    We have formed a gender diverse “Self-Assessment Team” (SAT), comprising of academic staff and researchers from STEMM faculties (Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences, Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences), selected HR staff and a communication  advisor.

    The Athena SWAN Project Lead and a chair of SAT meetings at Monash is Professor John Carroll, Dean, Biomedical and Psychological Sciences.

    Meet the team →

  • Athena SWAN Event 2017

    Discover findings and insights from the Athena SWAN journey such as key career transition points, support for parents and carers, flexible working, organisational culture and intersectionality.