University of Nottingham

Diversity Festival: Inclusive leadership: leading by example

Online - 365 Teams Meeting
Monday 20th June 2022 (13:00-14:30)
Diversity festival team


A virtual panel discussion chaired by Professor Katherine Linehan, Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Equality, Diversity, Inclusion and People

Equality, diversity and inclusion is central to how the University of Nottingham, and other universities/organisations, operate.

Join Professor Katherine Linehan, Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Equality, Diversity, Inclusion and People, and our diverse panel to hear about their career and life experiences, share their personal stories and understand how being an inclusive leader can enhance your career journey. Explore how to recognise and challenge non-inclusive behaviour, what steps you can take to be an inclusive leader and how the university can support all of us on our journeys to inclusive and courageous leadership.

Panel members:

  • Richard Emes, Professor of Bioinformatics and Associate Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Research and Knowledge Exchange, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Nottingham
  • Doug Little, Senior Project Manager, International Student Mental Health Project, University of Nottingham
  • Yvonne Mbaki, Associate Professor in Medical Physiology, Life Sciences, University of Nottingham
  • Helen McNamara, Director of Organisational and People Development, Human Resources, University of Nottingham
  • Jeanette Woolard, Professor of Cardiovascular Physiology and Pharmacology and Director of COMPARE, University of Nottingham
  • Terri Cooper, Vice-Chair of External Diversity, Equality and Inclusion (DEI), Deloitte New York (alumna) (video clip)

Recording available soon

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