Equality and Diversity

Choosing a career in STEMM... having a career in STEMM... and work/life balance

Mon Jun 06 14:14:00 BST 2016

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23 June 2016 - 12:00 to 14:00

In the 7th of these seminars three other women in STEMM speak candidly about key milestones in their choices in academia and work/life balance challenges. This seminar will be chaired by Professor Cathryn Mitchell.

Dr Emma Emanuelsson, Lecturer, Department of Chemical Engineering


Dr Emma Emanuelsson is a Lecturer in the Department of Chemical Engineering. Emma was a Senior Lecturer at the University of Auckland, New Zealand. Before going to New Zealand, Emma worked as a postdoctoral student at the Department of Chemistry at Imperial College London. Emma's main research interest is to analyse, optimise and design chemical, biochemical and photocatalytic reactions and reactors.


Dr Kemi Adeyeye, Senior Lecturer



Dr Kemi Adeyeye is a Senior Lecturer and member of the Centre for Advanced Studies in Architecture (CASA) at the University of Bath. She established and leads the Water Efficiency Network. Whilst at the University of Brighton, she was Co-Director of the advanced technologies in Built Environment, Architecture and Construction (@BEACON) research group. Kemi specialises in Integrated Design: Architecture, Technology, Resilience and Sustainability.


Dr Elise Pegg, Lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering



Dr Elise Pegg is a Lecturer in the Department of Mechanical Engineering. After graduating with a PhD from Nottingham University, she worked for three years as a Research Engineer at Biomet, an orthopaedic manufacturer. Elise returned to academia in 2010 as a postdoctoral researcher in orthopaedic biomechanics at the University of Oxford. At Bath she specialises in Orthopaedic Biomechanics and Biomaterials.


ECU's Athena SWAN Charter covers all academic and professional services staff. To attend this seminar book your free lunch and a place on diversity@bath.ac.uk before 17 June. ALL WELCOME

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