Welcome to the Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Team

Our University believes that equality, diversity and inclusion is integral to a successful modern workplace. We want to develop and implement policies and systems that challenge stereotypes across all aspects of our work. Such a culture, and the consequent sustainable programme of change, will benefit everyone in the University. It will attract a diverse range of high quality staff and students, and identify our University as a progressive and innovative workplace that mainstreams equality, diversity and inclusion. Our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Strategy supports our University’s vision and reflects its values, as expressed in our Strategic Plan. Our strategy goes beyond legal compliance as we aspire to achieve excellence in equality, diversity and inclusion in all that we do.

 

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News/Announcements

LGBT+ Staff Forum: 11 October 2017 @ 1.00 pm

BAME Staff Forum: 18 October 20-17 @ 12.00 pm

Disability Staff Forum: 7 February 2018 @ 1.00 pm

Women's Staff Forum: next mtg tbc

University Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Committee: 2 November 2017 @ 1.30 pm

Equalities Staff Forums / Groups

Improved services through partnership with LGBT centre to support the LGBT staff and students at the University of Leicester

 

Contact Details

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
0116 252 3334

equalities@le.ac.uk

Head of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
0116 373 6424

Equalities Adviser
Humaa Noori
(Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)
0116 252 2747

Gender Equality Programme Lead
Faye McCarthy
0116 229 7567

Equalities Assistant
Michaela Lefley
(Monday - Wednesday)
0116 252 3334

Twitter
@UoL_Athena_Swan

Location Map
Heron House, Brookfield Site, London Road, Leicester LE2 1RQ