History of women in engineering and construction in Scotland

  • Baker, Nina (Principal Investigator)

Project: Non-funded project

Project Details


Original research into the biographies, and historical and theoretical contexts of women at work in the engineering and construction trades and professions, predominantly but not exclusively, in Scotland.
Aim: to normalise women's choices to work in formerly male-dominated trades and professions, by uncovering the extent to which they have been involved in these during the past 200 years.
Effective start/end date1/03/04 → …

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities


  • women
  • work
  • engineering
  • Gender
  • Work
  • Scotland
  • Engineering
  • Construction
  • history


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