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. 31, July, 2018 Slim progress towards Scottish dietary goals

    There has been little progress towards improving Scotland’s national diet and health over a 15 year period, according to research conducted by Robert Gordon, Abertay and Newcastle Universities.  

  2. 27, July, 2018 RGU appoints new Clinical Professor in Nursing

    Professor Angela Kydd

    Nursing research students and staff at RGU have welcomed the appointment of a new Clinical Professor with over 20 years’ experience working in healthcare education.  

  3. 13, July, 2018 Honorary award for Scottish technology leader

    Gillian Docherty

    A senior female leader working in the world of technology will have her achievements recognised with an honorary award of Doctor of Technology (DTech) from Robert Gordon University (RGU) this week.