School of Mathematics, Statistics and Physics

Equality & Diversity

Equality and Diversity

We're committed to pursuing equality of opportunity by supporting all under-represented groups and promoting an inclusive culture that values diversity.


Our commitment applies to all protected groups and is underpinned by the University's:

All members of staff and students are expected to be treated courteously and fairly irrespective of race, ethnic origin, sex, marital or parental status, sexual orientation, religion or belief, disability, age, political belief or trade union membership and activities.

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The School encourages staff attendance at Equality and Diversity events and will usually provide funding. 

For any further queries regarding Equality and Diversity, please contact Dr Tom Nye

Committee Members

Dr Tom Nye Chair of EDI Committee/Senior Lecturer in Statistics
Prof. Andrew Willmott   Head of School/Professor of Physical Oceanography
Dr Jon Goss Senior Lecturer in Material and Manufacturing
Dr Phil Ansell    Senior Lecturer and Director of Excellence in Learning and Teaching
Dr Tami Rogers Professor in Computational Astrophysics
Dr Celine Guervilly  NERC Independent Research Fellow
Dr Danielle Leonard  Lecturer in Astronomy
Mrs Christine Wright School Manager
Mr Christian Lawson-Perfect E-Learning Officer
Dr Sirio Orozco-Fuentes RA representative
Miss Clarissa Barratt  Postgraduate student representative
Mr Jordan Childs Undergraduate student representative
Mr Jack Griffiths Undergraduate student representative
Ms Emma Simblett Professional Services representative
Ms Helen Green Secretary to Committee
Mrs Vi Parker Research and Impact Facilitator
Mrs Anne Archibald Senior Lecturer in Astronomy
Dr Chris Harrison NU Academic Track Fellow (NUAcT)