Universities in Europe urged to promote more women

Universities in Europe are being urged to promote more women to professorial level. Photo: UNDP (file)

Universities in Europe are being urged to promote more women to professorial level.

According to a university teachers union in Ireland, women occupy just 19 per cent of senior academic posts across the continent.

Joan Donegan is the Deputy General Secretary of the Irish Federation of University Teachers.

Daniel Dickinson asked her what challenges her union faces.

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