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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. If you work at a member institution and are aware the listed contact person has left the institution or is no longer the lead contact for Athena Swan work, please do email us at to update us.

There are currently 990 total awards held, 125 are held by institutions and 865 are 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 Bronze University
Anglia Ruskin University Sam Hawkins Silver University
Aston University Hannah Bartlett Gold University
Babraham Institute Cheryl Smythe Silver Research Institute
Bangor University Alison Wiggett Silver University
Birkbeck, University of London Paul Skiven-Baker Bronze University
Birmingham City University Kate Carruthers Thomas Bronze University
Bournemouth University Chloe Ballantyne Bronze University
British Antarctic Survey Mariella Giancola Silver Research Institute
British Geological Survey Keely Mills Bronze Research Institute
Brunel University London Bronze University
Buckinghamshire New University Pamela Roberts
Canterbury Christ Church University Amanda Maclean Bronze University
Cardiff Metropolitan University Kathryn Thirlaway 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
Durham University Rachel Archbold Bronze University
Edge Hill University Aisling Barker Bronze University
Glasgow Caledonian University Iain Cameron Silver University
Goldsmiths, University of London Dinah Amuah 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
John Innes Centre 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 Silver University
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine Samia Benbrih Silver University
London Metropolitan University Robert Fisher Bronze 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 Rakhee Patel Bronze University
Manchester Metropolitan University Emma Hyland Bronze University
Middlesex University John Soper Bronze University
Newcastle University Judith Rankin Silver University
Northumbria University Rachel Brown Bronze University
Nottingham Trent University Claire Bell Bronze University
Oxford Brookes University Linda King Bronze University
Pirbright Institute Marion England Silver Research Institute
Plymouth Marjon University Camryn Negus
Quadram Institute Bioscience Maria Traka Bronze University
Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh Abby Moody Bronze University
Queen Mary University of London Liz Grand Silver University
Queen's University Belfast Karen McCloskey Gold University
Robert Gordon University Emmanuel Akerele
Rothamsted Research Emma Hart Bronze Research Institute
Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh Jamie Lawson Bronze Research Institute
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Marina Devendra Bronze Research Institute
Royal Holloway, University of London Katerina Finnis Silver University
Royal Veterinary College Ferhat Nazir-Bhatti Bronze University
Science and Advice for Scottish Agriculture David Kenyon 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
SOAS, University of London Bronze University
St George's, University of London Vanessa Ho Silver University
St Mary's University, Twickenham Ruth Thompson Bronze University
Staffordshire University
Swansea University Camilla Knight Silver University
Teesside University Helen Cutting Bronze University
The Alan Turing Institute Julie Alland
The Earlham Institute Christine Fosker Bronze Research Institute
The Francis Crick Institute Alison Forbes Bronze Research Institute
The Institute of Hepatology Natalie Day Bronze Research Institute
The James Hutton Institute Vivienne King Bronze Research Institute
The Moredun Institute
The Open University Clem Herman Bronze University
The Sainsbury Laboratory Debbie Feather
UK Atomic Energy Authority Jackie Costello
Ulster University Mark Latuske Silver University
University College London Silver University
University of Aberdeen Maria-Grazia Cascio Bronze University
University of Bath Aiste Sunulyte Silver University
University of Bedfordshire Susan Shutter
University of Birmingham Susan Squire Bronze University
University of Bradford Uduak Archibong Bronze University
University of Brighton Catherine Ramshaw Silver University
University of Bristol Caroline McKinnon Silver University
University of Cambridge Gina Warren Silver University
University of Central Lancashire Leona Trimble Bronze University
University of Chester Kathryn Leighton Bronze University
University of Cumbria Emma Garbett Bronze University
University of Derby Joanne Bishton Bronze University
University of Dundee George Simmonds Bronze University
University of East Anglia Matt Gooch Silver University
University of East London Dona Henriques Silver University
University of Edinburgh Caroline Wallace Silver University
University of Essex Elaine Brown Bronze University
University of Exeter Dorcas Cowan Silver University
University of Glasgow Jillian Morrison Bronze University
University of Greenwich Jonathan Gascoigne
University of Hertfordshire Bronze University
University of Huddersfield Susan Branton Bronze University
University of Hull Dr Martha Kember Bronze University
University of Kent Kim Mulholland Silver University
University of Leeds Fiona Gill Bronze University
University of Leicester Ellen Shaw Silver University
University of Lincoln Kathy New Silver University
University of Liverpool Sally Middleton Silver University
University of London Matthew Grigson Bronze University
University of Manchester Francesca Guratsky Silver University
University of Nottingham Steven Macnamara Gold University
University of Oxford Jennifer Chapin Silver University
University of Plymouth Claire Daniells Silver University
University of Portsmouth Jane Rawlins-Mateus Bronze University
University of Reading Yasmin Ahmed Silver University
University of Roehampton Rianna Thomas Bronze University
University of Salford Helen Matthews Bronze University
University of Sheffield Silver University
University of South Wales Louise Bright Bronze University
University of Southampton Alex Melhuish Silver University
University of St Andrews Catherine O'Leary Silver University
University of Stirling Moray Nichol Bronze University
University of Strathclyde Matson Lawrence Silver University
University of Suffolk Bronze University
University of Sunderland Justine Gillespie Bronze University
University of Surrey Michael Hassell Silver University
University of Sussex Isobel Pearce Bronze University
University of the Highlands and Islands Mary Doherty
University of the West of England Sarah Grabham Silver University
University of the West of Scotland Astrid Smallenbroek Bronze University
University of Warwick Andy Johnson Silver University
University of West London Neil Henderson Bronze University
University of Westminster Andy Norris
University of Winchester Carol Kilgannon
University of Wolverhampton Sukhvinder Singh Bronze University
University of Worcester John-Paul Wilson Bronze University
University of York Lorna Warnock Bronze University
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute Saher Ahmed Silver Research Institute
York St John University Sarah Mallinson-Howard Bronze University
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