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Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion

The focus of the Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee at the School of Chemistry is

  • to promote equality for all staff and students in the School.
  • to increase the diversity of contribution within the School.
  • to cultivate further an inclusive culture.

Our supportive and inclusive culture has been accredited with an Athena SWAN Bronze Award in 2018.

Meet our EDI Committee Chair

Athena SWAN has had a transformative influence on both the School and my working practices leading to a better working and studying environment.

Dr. Florence McCarthy

Chair of EDI Committee

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Awards & Achievements

Accredited With An Athena SWAN Bronze Award in 2018 and 2022

Awarded 1st Place In The University National Workplace Wellbeing Day 'Over to You' Competition - May 2018.

Gender Balanced Speakers At School Seminar Series Since 2018-19

Gender Balanced Images Used On All Our Website Pages And Promotional Material

PhD Students Founded The Inaugural National Chemistry Le Chéile Conference - December 2020

School of Chemistry

Scoil na Ceimic

Second Floor, Kane Building, University College Cork, T12 YN60