We are delighted to confirm Prof. Joanne Duberley, University of Birmingham as the keynote speaker for our upcoming workshop, to be held on 14th November 2019 at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh. Prof. Duberley’s presentation is entitled 'The menopause taboo and work: The impact of menopause on the working lives of women in the police force'.
Prof. Duberley is Deputy Pro-Vice Chancellor (Equality) and Professor of Organisation Studies at the University of Birmingham. Over the last twenty years she has developed research examining the impact of gender, ethnicity, social class and age on careers in a variety of contexts including defence, professional service organisations and the police in the UK. She co-directs the Work Inclusivity Research Centre at Birmingham with Dr Holly Birkett.