Occupational Segregation in Scottish Higher Education Institutions: disability, gender, race

Project: Research

Project Details


ECU commissioned sector-level research into occupational
segregation in Scottish HEIs to help the sector to understand and
tackle the challenge. The research examined the work Scottish
HEIs are undertaking, or could develop, to address occupational
segregation of staff based on gender, disability and ethnicity.

Equality Challenge Unit: £16,346.00
Effective start/end date1/07/1330/04/14

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 5 - Gender Equality


  • Occupational Segregation
  • Pay Gaps
  • Equality
  • Higher Education Institutions
  • Gender Division of Labour


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