Brain Sciences


Equality, diversity and inclusion

Equality, diversity and inclusion are fundamental to our ethos and we recognise that everyone in the Faculty has a role to play in creating a culture that has belonging and inclusion at its heart.
Equality Charter

Meet our Faculty EDI team

We support UCL's goal to acknowledge, understand, and tackle structural inequities and unjust social power imbalances that affect our community.


Disability equity

We have a number of initiatives in place to ensure that we create equal opportunities by providing an inclusive learning and working environment for all.

Gender Equality

Gender equity

The Athena SWAN charter remains central to our commitment to enhance women's careers and provides a framework to guide our work in this area.

LGBTQ+ Equality

LGBTQ+ equity

We were the first university to join Stonewall’s Global Diversity Champions programme, and we offer a range of support for LGBTQ+ staff and students.


Race equity

We were one of the first universities in the UK to receive a Race Equality Charter Bronze Award and we are strongly committed to ensuring race equity. 

Religion Equality

Religion and belief equity

We pride ourselves on our long-standing commitment to religious equality and to supporting staff and students from diverse faiths and belief backgrounds.

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Resources and support

Here you will find key resources and support brought to you by the Faculty of Brain Sciences EDI team.

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Mental Health, EDI, and Neuroscience (MEDINE) Research Centre and Hub

Find out more about the Faculty's new MEDINE Research Centre and Hub.