Better Workplace Groups, Committees & Open Meetings
Better Workplace Groups
Our department's Better Workplace Group works towards ensuring the department is a supportive and encouraging environment for all staff and students and achieves our Athena SWAN objectives. The Group is made up of several smaller working groups who consult with staff to identify areas for improvement and make changes for the benefit of everyone.
To join a group, contact the working group lead.
Staff and Student Surveys
Better Workplace Group pages:
Committees & Working Groups
The department has several committees and working groups, which contribute to decision-making in the department:
Senior Management Committee
Information Governance Committee
Finance, Resources and General Purpose Committee
Better Workplace Group
Graduate Studies Committee
Space Management Working Group
Open meetings provide an opportunity to share and talk about research, highlights the work of our Better Workplace Groups and facilitates termly Q&As with senior members of the department.
Held twice-per-term, there are two different types of meeting:
- Research and Better Workplace Group: includes talks from three research teams and one Better Workplace Group
- Panel Q&A with leadership talk: Questions will be collected in advance of these meetings. Leadership talks will cover a range of topics from 'creating a research group' to 'working with policy makers.'