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2013 Archive

The following is an archive of AWF activities:


The Academic Women's Forum and the Fay Gale Centre for Research on Gender are hosting an information session about the Barbara Kidman Women's Fellowship Scheme 2014.

This is a University of Adelaide initiative designed to support female academics to enhance and promote their career, in particular those staff members whose research momentum has been interrupted by caring responsibilities. The Guidelines, Application Form, Head of School Acknowledgement Form and a set of FAGs are available on the Research Branch website:

The closing date for applications is 4th October 2013.

You are invited to attend a session that will provide a background to the Fellowship and advice on how to construct your application from successful 2013 applicants and senior academics who have been involved in the guideline development and selection processes.

When: Tuesday Sept 10th, 12-2 pm

Where: Stretton Room, Level 4, Napier building

Please rsvp to Renae Fernandez by Friday 6th Sept:

Please circulate this event to women who may be interested in this wonderful opportunity.


Academic Women's Promotions Forum - Wednesday 17th March, 2013

The Academic Women's Promotion Forum is an annual event intended to encourage academic women to apply for promotion. The focus of the sessions is to provide women with practical and strategic advice and information on preparing and writing a promotion application - whether they are applying in 2013 or in the future.  We would like to acknowledge the support of the Fay Gale Centre for Research on Gender in hosting this session.

Date: Wednesday 17th March, 10 - 12 pm
Venue: Ira Raymond Room, Barr Smith library, North Tce
The workshop is open to academic women at all classification levels considering promotion. There will be speakers that can address questions regarding classification levels B, C and D.  The program can be found here.

Please RSVP to Megan Warin ( by Friday 12th April, 2013.

Academic Women's Forum

North Terrace campus
Level 4, Wills Building
The University of Adelaide