Biological Sciences

Athena SWAN

Athena SWAN Silver Award

At School Level

The School has successfully renewed its Athena SWAN Silver award, in recognition of its success in providing positive support for women during their careers. The renewal was submitted in April 2016 and awarded in September 2016. Our original Athena SWAN silver was awarded in 2013.


At University Level

The University of Edinburgh achieved an Athena SWAN Institution Silver Award in 2015.

University of Edinburgh Athena SWAN submission


Athena SWAN 'tips for success'

David Gray and Meriem El Karoui feature in the Wellcome Trust video 'Athena SWAN awardees share tips for success'