Women-only professorships could exclude trans people

Women-only professorships could exclude trans people
Mary Mitchell O’Connor: no decision yet on eligibility of trans people for women-only jobs Picture: Rollingnews

A spokesperson for junior education minister Mary Mitchell O’Connor said 'no decision had been made' as to whether the positions would be open to transgender applicants

Transgender people could be excluded from the women-only professorships that the government plans to establish in universities and other third-level institutions.

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