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This page gathers research into the status, condition and experience of women in higher education.  It is intended to be a resource for academic women across the University.

Due to copyright restrictions, many articles may only be viewed by logging in to the University of Adelaide library first.

Changing the landscape? Women in academic leadership in Australia.
Colleen Chesterman, Anne Ross-Smith and Margaret Peters

The Incorporation of Women into Higher Education: Paradoxical Outcomes?
Karen Bradley
Sociology of Education, Vol. 73, No. 1 (Jan., 2000), pp. 1-18

The Restructuring of Academic Work in Australia: Power, management and gender
George Lafferty & Jenny Fleming

British Journal of Sociology of Education Vol 21, Issue 2, (2000), pp. 257-267.
The Incorporation of Women into Higher Education: Paradoxical Outcomes?
Karen Bradley
Sociology of Education Vol. 73, No. 1 (Jan., 2000), pp. 1-18

The rules of the game: women and the leaderist turn in higher education
Louise Morley

Gender and Education Vol 25, Issue 1, 2013

Women Leaders in Higher Education: Shattering the Myths
Tanya Fitzgerald Routledge; 2013

Women in Leadership in Higher Education: Leadership Styles and the" Glass Ceiling".

Rebecka Michael, PhD Thesis Trevecca Nazarene University 2013

Women and Leadership in Higher Education Current Realities, Challenges, and Future Directions.

Susan R. Madsen, Advances in Developing Human Resources 14.2 (2012): 131-139.

Intellectual leadership in higher education: Renewing the role of the university professor.

Bruce Macfarlane Routledge, 2013.

Disrupting the Discourse of Motherhood and Leadership: The Experiences of Women with Children in Senior-Level Higher Education Administration.

Sunny Lee. PhD Thesis, The Claremont Graduate University, 2015.

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