[Conference Presentation] The Experiences of Postgraduate Research Students from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Background

Slides from a conference presentation given by Siobhan Lynam, Caroline Lafarge, Raffaella Milani, and Marcia Worrell analyzing the experiences of minority postgraduate students at the University of West London (UK). 2013 – Mission Statement Diversity Facebook Twitter Linkedin

The ACGR Good Practice Guidelines for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Research Education

By Sue Berners-Price A recent national review of  Australia’s Research Training System by the Australian Council of Learned Academies (ACOLA) entitled Securing Australia’s Future[1] identified a priority issue to increase participation in Higher Degree Research (HDR) training and improve completion outcomes for Indigenous students.  The subsequent Research Training Implementation Plan[2] detailed actions to be taken […]

Enhancing Diversity at The American University in Cairo: Graduate Recruitment in Sub-Saharan Africa

By Adham Ramadan The American University in Cairo (AUC), established in 1919, represents the premier English language institution of higher education in Egypt, and the only example of American Liberal Art higher education institution with well-recognized graduate programs and a graduate student body of about 1000. It has had diversity representing not only a strategic […]

Promoting Access for Refugees to Graduate Education at The American University in Cairo

By Adham Ramadan Political upheavals in the MENA region over the past decade have led to a substantial refugee population with significant regional and global impacts. While some of the regional conflicts would need years to be resolved, for others, the repatriation of refugee populations will continue to be a challenge for years to come. […]

[Conference Presentation] Mental Health of Informal Caregiving PhD Candidates in the Netherlands

Slides from a 2019 presentation by Josephine Bergmans and Inge van der Weijden on how informal caregiving responsibilities impact the mental health of Dutch PhD candidates. Slide deck – Bergmans – Mental Health of Informal Caregiving PhD Candidate.  Facebook Twitter Linkedin

LGBT Graduate Student Mentoring Program

From the American Psychological Association project website, “The American Psychological Association of Graduate Students Committee on Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity (APAGS-CSOGD) offers a free, yearlong mentoring program (September-August) for LGBT graduate students in psychology to be mentored by colleagues who share similar interests, experiences and goals.” Click here to read more information about the […]