School of Pharmacy

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in the School of Pharmacy

The School of Pharmacy is committed to providing an inclusive environment for all staff and students to enable them to achieve their potential and be the best they can be. We welcome applications from all persons and offers of work and places to study are made solely on the basis of merit.

We are determined to create and maintain an environment in which everyone can reach their potential, regardless of their background.

Equality and diversity committee
Our Equality and Diversity Committee
We are very keen to hear about any issue that impacts on equality, diversity or inclusion. Please use our contact form to make suggestions or report any issues. Any enquiries will be treated as anonymous.

Award status

In 2019 we were given a Silver Athena SWAN award in recognition of our commitment to gender equality.

You can read our application and action plan online.

Equality and Diversity Committee

The School’s Equality and Diversity Committee develops and implements strategies and policies to ensure that  staff and students are treated solely on the basis of their merits, abilities and potential, regardless of gender, race, colour, nationality, ethnic/ national origin, age, socio-economic background, disability, religious/political beliefs, family circumstances or sexual orientation. It has representation from academic, technical, research and administrative staff together with undergraduate and postgraduate students.


School policies

In addition to implementing the University's Equality & Diversity strategies  the School also offers:

  • paid maternity leave for Home/EU postgraduate research students
  • informal flexible working
  • reduced teaching and administration duties for staff returning from maternity leave
  • School meetings, events and training held in core hours.
Athena Silver Award for gender equality


Equality and Inclusion in Science and Engineering

School of Pharmacy

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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