Women Professors Monitor 2022

The Dutch Network of Women Professors (LNVH) hereby invites you to attend the presentation of the Women Professors Monitor 2022. This event will take place on Thursday, December 8, from 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm CET at De Balie in Amsterdam. The LNVH greatly appreciates your presence!

The Monitor provides insight in the current figures concerning the ratio of women to men in academia, as well as the representation of women in university boards, university medical centers and other academic organisations.

We are looking forward to interesting contributions from invited speakers and an interactive discussion with the audience. A copy of the Monitor will be available to all attendees.


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LNVH Affiliates' Meeting 2022

The annual Affiliates' Meeting of the Dutch Network of Women Professors of 2022 took place on 31 October in museum The Hermitage in Amsterdam. The theme of this year’s meeting was Influence and Power: Women in Leadership Positions. The LNVH was delighted to welcome three inspiring speakers: Annabelle Birnie, Mirella Visser and Julia Wouters.


Get an impression of the evening here  


Mission Statement

LNVH aims to promote and sustain equal representation of women in academia, works towards the betterment of the position of women of all backgrounds and pushes for an inclusive and safe academic community.


Report 'The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the work and wellbeing of academics in the Netherlands'

The Covid-19 pandemic is having a significant impact on the work and wellbeing of academics. Coping with the consequences will take leadership, money and a tailor-made approach.

The Young Academy and the Dutch Network of Women Professors, in cooperation with the Universities of the Netherlands (VSNU | UNL), have studied the impact of the first lockdown period on the work and wellbeing of academics in the Netherlands and present various recommendations for how best to mitigate any adverse consequences.


  Click here to read the full report


 About LNVH

The Dutch Network of Women Professors (Landelijk Netwerk Vrouwelijke Hoogleraren - LNVH)  began life informally in the nineties, and became a foundation on the 9th of August 2001. The LNVH is a network of over 1400 female professors and associate professors. Together they represent every discipline and all Dutch Universities. The LNVH aims to promote the proportionate representation of women in academia.

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