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Issued:06/12/13

Organisation WomenCount examined the gender balance of university boards across the UK. The Times Higher Education reports that just 32 per cent of governors in higher education and only 12 per cent of council chairs are female. Sheffield Hallam is highlighted as having a board that is 50 per cent female - putting the University's board at fourth most gender-balanced in the UK.

Times Higher Education [5 December]
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