Analysis of Awarded Australian Grants by Gender

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This project was a longitudinal study examining gender differences of grants awarded by the Australian Research Council (ARC) and the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) across two decades (2000-2020). The research analysed patterns of grant outcomes according to gender and academic level of the lead investigator, the project field of research, and the research intensity of host organisation.

The team

  • Dr Isabelle Kingsley, Senior Research Associate at the Office of the Women in STEM Ambassador, UNSW Sydney 
  • Dr Eve Slavich, Mark Wainwright Analytical Centre, UNSW Sydney
  • Professor Lisa Harvey-Smith, Australian Government’s Women in STEM Ambassador, Professor of Practice, UNSW Sydney 
  • Associate Professor Lisa A Williams, School of Psychology, UNSW Sydney