Equality and Diversity Panel

The Panel covers staff and students and embraces all protected groups (except disability in relation to students). It is chaired by the Advocate for Equality and Diversity. The Panel meets termly and reports to both Personnel and Education Committees.

E&D Panel membership list as of December 2019
Dr Rebecca Surender Advocate for Equality and Diversity Chair
Adrienne Hopkins Head of Equality and Diversity  Secretary
Sally Baden Gender Equality Advisor

Ex officio

Machilu Zimba Race Equality Advisor Ex officio
Professor William Whyte


Ex officio
Dr Jane Garnett History Faculty and Wadham College Academic representing Humanities
Isabelle Pitt

Equality and Diversity Officer

Admin representing Humanities
Professor Victoria Murphy Education  Academic representing Social Sciences
Catherine Goodwin Planning and Equality Manager Admin representing Social Sciences
Vacant Vacant Academic representing Medical Sciences
Katherine Corr Athena SWAN Facilitator and Advisor Admin representing Medical Sciences
Professor Helen Byrne Mathematical Institute and Keble College Academic representing MPLS
Daisy Hung

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Manager

Admin representing MPLS
Lucy Shaw Oxford University Museums Partnership Manager Representing GLAM
Carole Souter Master of St Cross College Chair of College E&D Forum
Scott Scullion Associate Professor and Tutor in Classics, Dean of Degrees, Senior Tutor Worcester College Representative of Senior Tutors Committee
Amber Sparks  Oxford SU Vice-President (Women) Representing Oxford SU
Roisin McCallion

Oxford SU Vice-President (Welfare and Equal Opportunities)

Representing Oxford SU
Julian Duxfield Director of Human Resources Ex officio
Saira Shaikh Academic Registrar Ex officio
Alexander Gordon/Daphne Cunningham   Chair of BME Staff Network
Dr Clara Barker   Chair of LGBT+ Advisory Group
Dr Catherine Walter   Chair of Disability Advisory Group
Vacant   OxRSS Representative
Professor Bass Hassan   Co-opted member