Professor Gillian Whitehouse conferred title of Emeritus Professor

18 Apr 2019

The School is delighted to announce that Professor Gillian Whitehouse has been conferred the title of Emeritus Professor.  This is a wonderful achievement and richly deserved!

Gillian Whitehouse researches in areas of gender and employment equity, focusing in particular on the impact of regulatory frameworks and legislative change on gender equity in contemporary societies. Her research has attracted significant funding from Australian and international agencies (including the Australian Research Council, Government departments in Australia and Britain, the OECD and the European Commission). She is a member of several international networks of researchers in the areas of employment rights and equity, including the International Network on Leave Policies & Research which produces an annual report on parental leave policies in over 30 countries. Her work has been influential within and beyond academia, contributing in particular to pay equity and parental leave policy developments in Australia.

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