Early Career Researchers ED&I Action Group
Graduate students and postdoctoral researchers from the Departments of Zoology and Plants Sciences have a group to coordinate and plan events, share resources, and decide actions to advocate for. If you’d like to join this group, please email Lauren Chapell or Floren Scrafton.
During LGBTQ+ History Month in February 2020, the Biology LGBTQ+ Network was launched to provide a place for members of the LGBTQ+ community to socialise and support each other, as well as host events relating to LGBTQ+ topics throughout the year.
The Network meets every Tuesday at 13:00 in the University Club Communal Area (Level 1). For more information, please email Aym Maidment.
BIPOC STEM Network
In September 2020, the BIPOC STEM Network launched for research staff, academic staff, and postcraduates that identify as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Colour or BAME (Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic). This goup aims to:
- Create an inclusive social support group
- Highlight the contributions of People of Colour in STEM within the University of Oxford and beyond
- Provide a platform for professional networking and career development
- Nurture a welcoming environment to raise awareness of racial issues and shared experiences
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
For matters related directly to Equality & Diversity in the Department of Plants Sciences, please email Robert Scotland.
We’re keen to keep this page up to date, and to hear suggestions for more we could do to work towards a fairer Oxford. In the first instance, please send any comments or questions to email@example.com.