Eleanor Glanville Centre Open House

Joseph Banks Laboratories Board Room (JBL3C01)

The EGC Open House Day aims to give staff across the University the opportunity to come and see how the Centre is developing, how they can engage with it and how their research can be incorporated.


Staff are invited to contribute ideas and activities, help build our website – our platform for gender and equality research, and the Centre’s directors will be available to discuss ideas, queries and suggestions.

The Open House will take place in the Joseph Banks Laboratories Board Room JBL3C01 

There will be three session to choose from:

08:30 - 10:30 Breakfast session 

11:30 - 14:00 Lunch session

15:00 - 16:00 Afternoon session

Professor of Analytical Chemistry & Cultural Heritage

Professor Belinda Coston

Professor of Analytical Chemistry & Cultural Heritage

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Belinda has been leading the University’s gender equality initiatives in STEM since 2012. A nuclear chemist by training, she is particularly interested in the progression of female academics in STEM subject areas and has developed a number of supportive initiatives at Lincoln. Academic profile

Director (Arts)

Lucie Armitt

Director (Arts)

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Lucie, Professor in Contemporary English Literature, is a specialist in the fields of contemporary women’s writing, the literary fantastic and the Gothic. She is an Associate Editor of the award-winning OUP journal Contemporary Women’s Writing and founding Treasurer of the Contemporary Women’s Writing Association. Academic profile

Professor for the Public Understanding of Political Science

Professor Jacqui Briggs

Professor for the Public Understanding of Political Science

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Jacqui is Head of the School of Social and Political Sciences. Her interests include Anti-Politics, Thinking Politics and Gender, Globalisation and Sexuality, with her research currently centring on youth political participation, young women and politics, and the issue of compulsory voting. She is the Associate Editor for the journal European Political Science. Academic profile

Director (Business)

Deirdre Anderson

Director (Business)

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Deirdre is a Principal Lecturer in Human Resource Management with research interests including  gendered careers, women’s management pipeline, flexibility, and work and family (especially in different cultures).  In all of her work she seeks to increase awareness of diversity and inclusion, challenging the often unconscious processes which can limit individual actions and organizational practices.  With a background in executive education, Deirdre specialises in women only leadership programmes. Academic profile