Scientix 4th SPNE Barcelona 16 April 2015: GenPORT
GenPORT: Your gateway to gender and science resources
is a developing online community of practitioners,
served by an internet portal and made up of
organisations and individuals working
across the globe for gender equality and
excellence in science,
technology or innovation.
This covers all sciences – natural and social
sciences, and humanities.
FP7 Science in Society
Coordinating and Support Action
Runs from 2013 - 2017
Elizabeth Pollitzer, Henrietta Dale
Manualita Mancini, Barbara de Micheli,
Maria Caprile, Rachel Palmen
Liisa Husu, Jeff Hearn
Anke Lipinsky, Nina Steinweg, Laura Getz
Horizon2020 proposal writing
Evidence based policy
Awareness raising (also
dependent upon country
Best practice, exchange of
What GenPORT offers to Scientix?
Continued importance of gender equality in terms of vertical
segregation and pay gap.
Incorporating gender into knowledge content
Gendered study choices
horizontal segregation: combating stereotypical study choices of
boys and girls
Proportions of men and women in typical academic career EU-27, 2002-2010.
Source: She Figures 2012.
Female Graduates by Field of Study, EU27
Source: Eurostat Statistics in Focus 54/2011
What can GenPORT offer?
Showcase your resources
potentially global coverage to maximise reach and influence
Knowledge and resource discovery
network structure of “Persons”, “Organizations”, “Resources”,
“Events” and “Projects” oriented around problems.
Be part of a global community
exchange of experiences, access to experts. Resource discovery
across countries through our Gender & Science Taxonomy.
Get in touch:
Project Coordinator: Juliet Webster
Project Manager: Jörg Müller