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Part C – The action plan

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Women do not progress through the academic promotions process as quickly as men

The issue Women do not progress through the academic promotions process as quickly as men Desired outcome Women progress through the academic promotions process as quickly as men. Identified issue Actions Tasks Data from the promotions 9.1 Encourage and support women to apply for promotion round show that women 9.1.1 Hold one-to-one career development sessions, covering tend to be promoted in strategic career planning: when to apply, timing of proportions lower than applications in relation to research publications, etc., for their representation in the future as well as immediate promotion group from which they are 9.1.2 Facilitate mentoring and support specifically for applying. applying for promotion – how is it going, reading, checking The relatively low level of applications from women, 9.1.3 Run workshops for possible applicants aimed at relative to their confidence building and at increasing skills in completing membership in the eligible application forms by providing training and models of good pool, seems a particular applications feature of this issue. 9.1.4 Actively encourage women to apply for promotion 9.1.5 Provide development and support for applicants who are not successful 9.2

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Review promotions criteria for gender equity 9.2.1 Incorporate a gender equity analysis framework in the current review of promotions criteria 9.2.2 Explicitly consider the following in the review: clarify activities that are/are not taken into account build into promotions criteria recognition of mentoring as a form of service seek to include generally gendered activities such as pastoral care and other activities

Responsibility PVCs, HoSs, HoIs, POD

AVC Academic, TEU, Women @ Massey University POD/TEU

Managers, Women @ Massey, Managers

POD/TEU/AVC Equity Promotions criteria review committee

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Massey PaEE Review Final Report  

http://teu.ac.nz/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/Massey-PaEE-Review-Report-Final-Report.pdf

Massey PaEE Review Final Report  

http://teu.ac.nz/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/Massey-PaEE-Review-Report-Final-Report.pdf

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