Medicine, Nursing and Allied Health Professions

Athena SWAN Silver Logo (April 2019)

The University of Exeter Medical School is delighted to have been awarded an Athena SWAN Silver department award.

Inspiring stories

Our staff come from a diverse range of backgrounds and bring with them a wealth of different life experiences.  Their inspiring stories about their career and work-life balance are open and honest and give a real insight into their work and challenges at various career stages.

Jo Shuttleworth

"The University of Exeter has been highly supportive of my continuing professional development, supporting me to undertake a range of managerial courses." - Jo Shuttleworth

Tristan Snowsill

"I am judged on my outputs, not on office attendance, so I can sometimes work from home or incorporate some flexibility into my working." - Dr Tristan Snowsill

Liliana Rodrigues

"My first year at Exeter was amazing but also very challenging.  Fortunately, the Medical Imaging department has a mentoring scheme and I couldn’t have asked for a better mentor." - Liliana Rodrigues

Ian Fussell

"Exeter University is a stimulating and supportive environment that has helped me develop and professionally stretch myself." - Professor Ian Fussell

Karen Mattick

"I work less than full time, in order to accommodate my responsibilities at work and home, and in general have found this a very positive experience." - Professor Karen Mattick