Athena Swan

Athena Swan promotes and supports the careers of women in Science, Engineering and Technology (STEM), and aims to address gender inequalities and imbalance in these disciplines and, in particular, the under-representation of women in senior roles.

SEES Athena Swan Committee

Athena Swan Lead Applicant 
Professor Rob Strachan
Role Title: Head of School and Professor of Geology
Address: School of Earth & Environmental Sciences University of Portsmouth Burnaby Building Burnaby Road Portsmouth PO1 3QL
Telephone:   023 92 842279


Athena Swan Co-Convenor of Female Gender Focus Group
Dr Carmen Solana
Role Title: Senior Lecturer
Address: School of Earth & Environmental Sciences University of Portsmouth Burnaby Building Burnaby Road Portsmouth PO1 3QL
Telephone:   023 92 842394 

Athena Swan Co-Convenor of Mixed Gender Focus Group
Dr Edith Roger
Role Title: Specialist Research Technician 
Address: School of Earth & Environmental Sciences University of Portsmouth Burnaby Building Burnaby Road Portsmouth PO1 3QL
Telephone:   023 9284 2224

Athena Swan Co-Development of Action Plan
Miss Orla Bath-Enrigh
Role Title: PhD Researcher in the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Address: Burnaby Building Burnaby Road Portsmouth PO1 3QL
Telephone:   023 9284 6045

Athena Swan Director of Departmental Statistics 
Ms Janet Woodford
Role Title: School Manager of the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Address: School of Earth & Environmental Sciences University of Portsmouth Burnaby Building Burnaby Road Portsmouth PO1 3QL
Telephone:   023 92 842259 


Athena Swan Co-Development of Action Plan
Dr Sarah Reynolds
Role Title: Senior Research Associate
Address: School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Portsmouth, Burnaby Building, Burnaby Road, Portsmouth, PO1 3QL
Telephone:  02392 842241
Email: sarah.reynolds@port.ac.uk

Athena Swan Co-Convenor of Mixed Gender Focus Group
Professor Jim Smith
Role Title: Professor of Environmental Science
Address: School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, Burnaby Building, Burnaby Road, Portsmouth, PO1 3QL
Telephone:   023 92 842416 


Athena Swan Co-Convenor of Female only Focus Group
Dr Melvin Vopson
Role Title: Senior Lecturer
Address: School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Portsmouth, Burnaby Building, Burnaby Road, Portsmouth, PO1 3QL
Telephone: 02392 842246
Email: melvin.vopson@port.ac.uk



Athena Swan SEES Committee Chair
Dr David Franklin, SFHEA
Role Title: Principal Lecturer in Applied Physics
Address: School of Earth & Environmental Sciences Burnaby Building Burnaby Road Portsmouth PO1 3QL
Telephone:   023 92 842273