Athena SWAN recognises the advancement of gender equality: representation, progression and success for all.

Robert Gordon University is one of 143 universities and research institutes that are members of the Athena SWAN Charter. The university is committed to the aims and principles of Athena SWAN.

Membership of the Charter assists higher education institutes in fulfilling their gender duty commitments, working towards equitable working environments and identifying themselves as employers of choice, both to their staff, and also to students, funders, research councils and industry.

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  1. 07, November, 2017 Innovative back pain research project seeking volunteers

    Kay Cooper

    Researchers from RGU are reaching out to people who suffer from low back pain to take part in a new international study using an innovative self-management app.  

  2. 05, October, 2017 Volunteers sought for RGU lung condition study

    Pamela Kirkpatrick

    An RGU academic is reaching out to people who suffer from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) to take part in a new research study.  

  3. 05, October, 2017 RGU’s Professor Gammie reappointed to global accountancy standards board

    Elizabeth Gammie

    Professor Elizabeth Gammie, Head of RGU's Aberdeen Business School, has been reappointed to the prestigious International Accounting Education Standards Board (IAESB).