The section for the Australian Institute of Architects’ National Committee for Gender Equity, a Parlour Partner.
Women make great leaders, but a seat at the top table is often elusive. Emma Williamson explores the obstacles women face on the road to the top.
We are pleased to alert readers to the Institute's Parental Leave and Special Circumstances membership option – a 75% reduction in fees.
The only way to redress the serious imbalance among the Institute Fellowship is for eligible women to put their hand up. Vanessa Bird outlines the latest gender equity initiatives of the Institute and calls for women to self-nominate.
Our latest profile in the Women in Architecture series is GHD Woodhead architect and new NCGE member Catherine Startari, who has returned to home base after seven years working abroad.
August 1st, 2016 • No Comments
Meet the new-look National Committee for Gender Equity, a welcome mix of familiar faces and newcomers.
Meet Professor Kirsten Orr, Head of School of Architecture & Design at the University of Tasmania.
Be prepared, speak with authority and, above all else, deliver on the project. It's the best way to stymie gender bias on site, says Daphne Cheong.
Leone Lorrimer offers a series of resolutions to help ensure that architectural practices have fair and equitable remuneration, and a set of resources to support them.
Lee Hillam profiles BKA Architecture, a firm with an impressive approach to equitable employment, and explores the benefits of a flexible, part-time and gender-equitable workforce.
Congratulations to the Australian Institute of Architects on the new Paula Whitman Leadership in Gender Equity Prize!
The NSW Gender Equity Taskforce (GET) is making a difference (and you can too!). Lee Hillam talks with Callantha Brigham.
Michael Smith is urging all members of the Australian Institute of Architects to support a campaign for more diverse leadership. We republish his letter to members.
Meet Clare Kwok, our latest profile in the National Gender Equity Committee's Women in Architecture series.
The NCGE is looking for new members – put your hand up to make a difference from the inside. Chair Emma Williamson reports on progress to date and plans for the future.