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Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

We aim to create an environment that promotes equity, diversity, inclusion and a sense of belonging for our staff and students, to ensure people's rights are respected and that equity and inclusion are integrated into all aspects of the department.

Dr Cassandra Phoenix is our designated Equality and Diversity Lead, joined by an active and passionate committee of staff and students.
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Equality, Diversity & Inclusion in DSES

Our staff and student committee help to:

  • Raise awareness of the equality dimension in decision making
  • Act as a conduit for information on equality initiatives
  • Celebrate success and developments
  • Support the department in Athena Swan and other initiatives
  • Feed back into University structure