Message from Head of Department
Our students, academics, researchers, technicians, professional services staff, alumni, partners and collaborators come from a wide variety of backgrounds, nationalities and cultures. Our department is committed to promoting and supporting an inclusive culture where individuals are valued, respected and treated equally. We encourage diverse perspectives and strive to make ED&I a matter of everyday life within our department.
Mark Newton, Head of Department
Networks and Forums
EquiteaLink opens in a new window - a monthly forum to discuss ED&I within astronomy, physics and STEM
Project InvisibleLink opens in a new window - a project to promote the achievements of people of colour in research
The department's longstanding commitment to equality and diversity has been rewarded by an Institute of Physics Juno Champion award, and an Athena SWAN Silver award