Special Edition of the Journal of Gender Studies ‘Feminism, Academia, Austerity’.

By John Mercer on September 26th, 2014

‘Feminism, Academia, Austerity’

This special issue asks what are the effects of austerity in academia, a specific professional environment in which women have long experienced significant differences in relation to pay and promotion, staff/gender ratios, senior management and professorial roles, and research funding success even before the dynamics of class, ethnicity, age and disability intersect with gender.