Tehan announces the Australian Research Council to, “consult with the sector regarding three key aims”
The Education Minister says he wants;
* women to submit 50 per cent of applications from each participating institution for 2023’s Discovery Early Career Researcher Award
* gender parity in the ARC College of Experts by 2023 and on selection advisory committees by 2025
* a public report of the proportion of women included in applications for ARC funding at each institution. (No start date announced).
Mr Tehan says the ARC will produce a discussion paper and consult with the sector. His announcement headlined yesterday’s release of an ARC report on women researchers in the 2015 and 2018 Excellence for Research in Australia (below)