Speaker, Women Leaders: Research breakout group

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Description of Activity

Facilitated by Professor Deborah Sugg Ryan and Dr Catherine Baker

Aspiring to progress through the research route – what do you need to consider?
• Citizenship and Leadership
• Bidding
• Research outputs and impact case studies.
• Approach and culture: When to say yes, learning to say no.
Institutional context: Potential for significant change
• How to create opportunities within the institution – individual research plans.
• What can you do to lobby your institution?
• Policies:
o Promotion policy
o Caring responsibilities policy
o Menopause policy
o Maternity and parental leave policy
o Travel and subsistence policy
Leadership position – what is it you can do to help other women progress?
• Barriers to access further training – funding, time, support etc
• Reaching out beyond the institution
Period23 Apr 2023
Event titleCHEAD: Women in Leadership
Event typeWorkshop
Degree of RecognitionNational


  • women in leadership
  • leadership
  • research leadership