ctzanakou's picturectzanakou
Mon, 04/12/2021 - 09:52

By Charikleia Tzanakou, Kate Clayton-Hathway and Anne-Laure Humbert

In the past two decades, several Certification and Award schemes (CAs) on gender equality and diversity have emerged in the European research landscape and also more generally. Existing CAs have provided an...

Maria Sangiuliano's pictureMaria Sangiuliano
Tue, 10/27/2020 - 09:46

The CASPER team proudly presents the “State of the Art Analysis: mapping the awarding certification landscape in Higher Education and Research” (D3.3). This report is the outcome of the research effort of a network of more than 30 international researchers. Such effort was...

joerg's picturejoerg
Tue, 09/29/2020 - 16:51

The CASPER project will examine the feasibility of establishing a European award/certification system for gender equality for Research Performing Organizations. The starting points for our conceptual approach towards a European award/certification system include a 1)...

Agostina_Allori's pictureAgostina_Allori
Mon, 06/29/2020 - 12:56

A worth noting initiative for the CASPER Project is the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA).
DORA was developed during the 2012 Annual Meeting of the American Society for Cell Biology in San Francisco. But today, it is a global initiative that covers all scholarly...

Maria Sangiuliano's pictureMaria Sangiuliano
Wed, 06/03/2020 - 08:44

The CASPER team is proud of announcing the completion of its first output, “D3.1 Policy Framing Report”, an outcome of the initial efforts in the project’s life cycle dedicated to “Mapping the landscape in terms of initiatives aiming at awarding and certifying gender equality in research” (WP1...

Agostina_Allori's pictureAgostina_Allori
Mon, 05/11/2020 - 14:02

In this entry, we present potential improvements to the Open Transparent and Merit-based Recruitment Guidelines (OTM-R) proposed by the GEARING-Roles project* (https://gearingroles.eu/). OTM-R is an instrument used in the self-assessment of higher...

joerg's picturejoerg
Mon, 02/24/2020 - 07:39

Building Consensus towards European Gender Equality Certification

The CASPER project will examine the feasibility of establishing a European award/certification system for gender equality for Research Performing...

joerg's picturejoerg
Mon, 02/24/2020 - 04:21

The kick-off meeting for the CASPER project was held on the 9-10 th of January in Strasbourg, hosted by the European Science Foundation.

Very productive discussions between all partners showed not only the challenges of a very...