Wiset awards

These awards recognise and reward exceptional contributions of individuals across the university who have worked to raise the profile and participation of women in STEMM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine), and made an outstanding contribution to supporting women in academia above and beyond the requirements of their formal role. We received a high number of outstanding nominations and would like to congratulate the nominees:

Physical Sciences and Engineering

Aneesha Sethi, Prof M.C. Schraefel, Lieke van Putten, Adriana Wilde

Engineering and the Environment

Dr Lindsay-Marie Armstrong, Dr Edward Richardson,


Dr Stuart Clarke, Dr Nicola Englyst, Dr Michael Head

Natural and Environmental Sciences

Nina Faure Beaulieu, Moira MacLean, Dr Shmma Quraishe, Prof Andrea Russell, Millie Watts


Rebecca French – Physical Sciences and Engineering. WiSET Award Trophy given to her by her Head of School, Professor Jonathan Flynn

Emma Osborne – Social, Human and Mathematical Sciences. WiSET Award Trophy given to her by her Head of School Professor Jon Forster.

Further details on the award ceremony can be found here.

Previous WiSET award winners can be found here.