Academic Research and Writing 


Vongalis-Macrow, A (2014) Mentoring for Women Advancing Their Career and Leadership in Academia, Springer Science and Business Media.


Vongalis-Macrow, A. (2016). It’s About the Leadership: The Importance of Women Leaders Doing Leadership for Women. NASPA Journal About Women in Higher Education, 1-14.

Vongalis-Macrow, Athena (2014) Avoiding the Pitfalls of Mid-Career Stalling in Athena Vongalis-Macrow (ed.), Career Moves:  Mentoring for women advancing their career and leadership in academia. Sense Publications: Rotterdam.

Vongalis-Macrow (2013) The Dynamics of Women’s Network Relationships, Management Education: An International Journal Organizational Cultures: An International Journal, Volume 12, 2012,, ISSN: 2327-8013

Athena Vongalis-Macrow (2009) Cosmopolitan Leadership: Education as a Global Public Good for Sustainable Education Futures , in Myint Swe Khine and Issa M. Saleh (2009)Transformative Leadership and Educational Excellence :Learning Organizations in the Information Age, Sense Publications.

Jacques, E.J., and Vongalis-Macrow, A. (2007) “Serving Community:  Prosocial Engagement in Educational Administration” in Teaching Leaders to Lead Teachers: Educational Administration in The Era of Constant Crisis Edited by Saran Donahoo, and Richard C. Hunter, Elsevier Science Ltd., USA


Athena Vongalis-Macrow, Deakin University, (2015), In the bid for more female leaders, ‘mansplaining’ probably won’t help, The Conversation,  July 8, 2015

Athena Vongalis-Macrow, Deakin University (2015) Opportunity the unlikely culprit holding back female participation, The Conversation, May 1, 2015

Athena Vongalis-Macrow (2015) The Getting of Leadership: What to look for in great women's leadership programs, Women’s Agenda,  01 Apr 2016

Athena Vongalis-Macrow (2016) Mothers, talk to your daughters a bit more, The Age, April 26, 2016

Athena Vongalis-Macrow contributor (2015) This. | Leadership lessons Turnbull-style – Deakin University

Harvard Business Review Articles

Vongalis-Macrow, A (SEPTEMBER 28, 2016) What It Will Take to Keep Women from Leaving STEM, HBR

Vongalis-Macrow, Athena 2013, Would you like some gender with that leadership?, Harvard Business Review, pp. 1-1.

Vongalis-Macrow, A (November, 2012) Two Ways Women Can Network More Effectively, Based on Research, Harvard Business Review Blog, available at

Vongalis-Macrow, A (June, 29, 2012) Assess the value of your networks, Harvard Business Review Blog, available at

Vongalis-Macrow, Athena (2011) Stopping the mid-career crisis, Harvard Business Review Blog, pp. 1-2, Harvard Business Publishing, Boston, Mass.

Vongalis-Macrow, Athena (2010) The best way to get women into boardrooms, Harvard Business Review Blog,  pp. 1-2, Harvard Business Publishing, Boston, Mass.

Vongalis-Macrow, Athena and Gallant, Andrea (2010) Stop stereotyping female leaders, Harvard Business Review Blog,  p. 1, Harvard Business Publishing, Boston, Mass.

Vongalis-Macrow, Athena  (2012) What Women Want in Their Leaders,  Harvard Business Review Blog, Harvard Business Publishing, Boston, Mass.

HBR Management Tip (2010)