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Athena Swan Charter Members

Athena Swan University and Research Institute Members

Below you will find information on all our Athena Swan participants including key contacts in universities and research institutes and award level held.

There are currently 990 total awards held, 124 are held by institutions and 866 held by departments. 

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Athena Swan, current award holders


Please note that as Athena Swan awards are being conferred on a regular basis every month this list may not reflect the most recently conferred awards. We will be updating this list every quarter.

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Athena Swan University and Research Institute Members

Name Sort descending Key contact Award level
Abertay University Nia White Bronze University
Aberystwyth University Ruth Fowler
Anglia Ruskin University Rachael Cornwall Bronze University
Aston University Hannah Bartlett Silver University
Babraham Institute Cheryl Smythe Silver Research Institute
Bangor University Alison Wiggett Bronze University
Birkbeck, University of London Hazel Lindley-Milton Bronze University
Birmingham City University Kate Carruthers Thomas Bronze University
Bournemouth University James Palfreyman-Kay Bronze University
British Antarctic Survey Mariella Giancola Bronze Research Institute
British Geological Survey Keely Mills Bronze Research Institute
Brunel University London Sanchia Alasia Bronze University
Buckinghamshire New University Pamela Roberts
Canterbury Christ Church University Amanda Maclean Bronze University
Cardiff Metropolitan University Martin Smith Bronze University
Cardiff University Hayley Beckett Bronze University
City, University of London Emma Taylor-Steed Bronze University
Coventry University Caroline Lambert Bronze University
Cranfield University Hiran Odedra Bronze University
De Montfort University Chris Hall Bronze University
Defence Science and Technology Laboratory Tanya Lines
Diamond Light Source Julie Kaya Bronze Research Institute
Dublin City University Bronze University
Durham University Rachel Archbold Bronze University
Edge Hill University Joanne Morris Bronze University
Glasgow Caledonian University Valerie Webster Silver University
Goldsmiths, University of London Bronze University
Heriot-Watt University Tina Donnelly Bronze University
Imperial College London Rob Bell Silver University
Institute of Cancer Research Vanessa McKean Silver Research Institute
Institute of Zoology (part of Zoological Society of London) Fiona Evans Bronze Research Institute
James Hutton Institute Vivienne King Bronze Research Institute
John Innes Centre Siobhan Dorai-Raj Gold Research Institute
Keele University Hannah Barjat Bronze University
King's College London Helena Mattingley Silver University
Kingston University Ricarda Micallef Bronze University
Lancaster University Kathlyne New Bronze University
Leeds Beckett University Craig Downing Bronze University
Liverpool John Moores University Moni Akinsanya Bronze University
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine Samia Benbrih Silver University
London School of Economics and Political Science Sofia Jabeen Bronze University
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Carine Ronsmans Bronze University
London South Bank University Irene Mensa-Bonsu Bronze University
Loughborough University Steven Rothberg Bronze University
Manchester Metropolitan University Emma Hyland Bronze University
Marine Scotland Science Helen Holah Bronze Research Institute
Middlesex University John Soper Bronze University
Natural History Museum Chris Hills
Newcastle University Judith Rankin Silver University
Northumbria University Lorraine Masters Bronze University
Nottingham Trent University Claire Bell Bronze University
Pirbright Institute Lynda Moore Bronze Research Institute
Plymouth Marjon University Camryn Negus
Quadram Institute Bioscience Helen Murdoch Bronze University
Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh Angela Smith Bronze University
Queen Mary University of London Eleanor McDavis Silver University
Queen's University Belfast Cathy Tolan Silver University
Robert Gordon University Emmanuel Akerele
Rothamsted Research Karen Ferguson Bronze Research Institute
Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh Bronze Research Institute
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Bronze Research Institute
Royal Holloway, University of London Susan Lee Bronze University
Royal Veterinary College Ferhat Nazir-Bhatti Bronze University
Science and Advice for Scottish Agriculture Susan Ross Bronze Research Institute
Science and Technology Facilities Council Susan Ross
Scotland's Rural College Christine Watson
Sheffield Hallam University Kate Lever Bronze University
SKA (Square Kilometre Array) Organisation Andrew Taylor
St George's, University of London Vanessa Ho Silver University
St Mary's University, Twickenham Samantha Goober
Staffordshire University Gillian Grainger
Swansea University Bethan Lewis Silver University
Teesside University Dionne Lee Bronze University
The Alan Turing Institute Clare Randall
The Earlham Institute Christine Fosker Bronze Research Institute
The Francis Crick Institute Louise Gillic Bronze Research Institute
The Institute of Hepatology Bronze Research Institute
The James Hutton Institute Bronze Research Institute
The Open University Clem Herman Bronze University
The Sainsbury Laboratory Debbie Feather
UK Atomic Energy Authority Jackie Costello Bronze Research Institute
Ulster University Maria Loughrey Bronze University
University College London Silver University
University of Aberdeen Rhiannon Thompson Bronze University
University of Bath Silver University
University of Bedfordshire Uvanney Maylor
University of Birmingham Susan Squire Bronze University
University of Bradford Uduak Archibong Bronze University
University of Brighton Momtaz Rahman Silver University
University of Bristol Alex Hall Bronze University
University of Cambridge Louise Atkin Silver University
University of Central Lancashire Linda Tompkins Bronze University
University of Chester Lynne Kennedy Bronze University
University of Cumbria Clare Ridgley
University of Derby Dr Jo Bishton Bronze University
University of Dundee George Simmonds Bronze University
University of East Anglia Matt Gooch Silver University
University of East London Clare Matysova Bronze University
University of Edinburgh Caroline Wallace Silver University
University of Essex Jamais Webb-Small Bronze University
University of Exeter Dorcas Cowan Silver University
University of Glasgow Anne Anderson Bronze University
University of Greenwich Judith Burnett
University of Hertfordshire Mohammed Ilyas Bronze University
University of Huddersfield Susan Branton Bronze University
University of Hull Dr Martha Kember Bronze University
University of Kent Minna Janhonen Silver University
University of Leeds Sabiha Patel Bronze University
University of Leicester Faye McCarthy Silver University
University of Lincoln Belinda Colston Bronze University
University of Liverpool Sally Middleton Silver University
University of London Bronze University
University of Manchester Patrick Johnson Bronze University
University of Nottingham Charlotte Kingsbury Silver University
University of Oxford Bronze University
University of Plymouth Ariel Chapman Bronze University
University of Portsmouth Jane Rawlins-Mateus Bronze University
University of Reading Yasmin Ahmed Silver University
University of Roehampton Jordan Kenny Bronze University
University of Salford Francine Morris Bronze University
University of Sheffield Julie Campbell Silver University
University of South Wales Louise Bright Bronze University
University of Southampton Alex Melhuish Silver University
University of St Andrews Sukhi Bains Bronze University
University of Stirling Kirsty Park Bronze University
University of Strathclyde Annie McLaughlin Bronze University
University of Sunderland Justine Gillespie Bronze University
University of Surrey Michael Hassell Bronze University
University of Sussex Jackie Rymell Bronze University
University of the Highlands and Islands Mary Doherty Bronze University
University of the West of England Catherine Hobbs Bronze University
University of Warwick Sandra Beaufoy Silver University
University of West London Bronze University
University of Westminster Parul Modha
University of Winchester Carol Kilgannon
University of Wolverhampton Will Cooling Bronze University
University of Worcester Sarah Hemming Bronze University
University of York Anna Reader Bronze University
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute Saher Ahmed Silver Research Institute
York St John University Sarah Mallinson-Howard Bronze University
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