Achievements

Athena SWAN Bronze Award

The Equality Challenge Unit's Athena SWAN Charter recognises commitment to advancing women's careers in science, technology, engineering, maths and medicine (STEMM) employment in higher education and research.

In April 2015, the School of Biological Sciences was ‌‌awarded Athena SWAN Bronze status.

Read our Athena SWAN Bronze department award application (PDF, 702kB)


Past Achievements

University of Bristol PhD Student's film short-listed for Bristol Film Festival

Sam Duckerin's Soapbox Bristol 2015 film has been shortlisted for the BBC Bristol film festival!

Bristol Science Film Festival 2016 BBC Focus prize shortlist | Science Focus

Meet the speakers from Soapbox Science's 2015 Bristol event in Millennium Square. Hear about why these female scientists decided to get involved in this public outreach event and how they think events like these are helping to highlight and combat the gender imbalance that exists in academia across science, technology, engineering, and maths.

Congratulations to Sam and we wish him the best of luck.

Here is a list of all the Medals and Awards (PDF, 346kB) achieved by the staff and students of Biological Sciences‌.

2015 Athena SWAN lead, Dr Seirian Sumner, receiving our Bronze Athena SWAN award, on behalf of the School. April 2015
Athena SWAN lead, Dr Seirian Sumner, receiving our Bronze Athena SWAN award, on behalf of the School. April 2015
Edit this page