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. 17, January, 2018 Changing tomorrow - how RGU is preparing practitioners to challenge traditional service delivery through partnership working

    Liz Hancock

    Liz Hancock Q&A  

  2. 20, December, 2017 OPINION: Taking control of the "Wild West" of social media

    Sarah Pedersen

    The Scottish Law Commission has launched an attempt to introduce more control over the ‘Wild West’ of social media, where anything no longer goes. Its new proposals put forward a number of important changes to the Scots law of defamation, reflecting the growth of the Internet and social media over the last twenty years.  

  3. 12, December, 2017 RGU Head of School honoured with prestigious fellowship

    Liz Hanock

    A senior physiotherapy expert at Robert Gordon University has been awarded a prestigious honour by a national society.