UK gains its first-ever female black university leader
The Baroness is ‘honoured’ to join SOAS, just as the school prepares to turn 100
Monday 29 June 2015
In its most recent statistical report, the Equality Challenge Unit found almost 70 per cent of senior academic managers are white males – with nearly 16 per cent of this group at professor level.
In stark contrast, the report found only 2.8 per cent of black and minority ethnic female academics were employed at even professor Level. ….http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/uk-gains-its-firstever-female-black-university-leader-10352821.html