Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering


Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI)

UCL Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering is dedicated to fostering an inclusive and supportive environment for all of our community. Through our committee and activities, we ensure that EDI remains a central part of our working and teaching culture, while also continuing to work towards increased diversity and equality for everyone in STEM.
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Current EDI Action Plan

Read our current action plan to learn more about what we're hoping to achieve in the near future

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Athena SWAN

We are proud of our Athena SWAN award, which we've held since 2008. Find out about the award and what it means to our Department

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Female Futures

Our Female Futures initiative runs a series of events throughout the year, supporting women in the Department and the wider field

EDI Committee Members

The Departmental committee for Equality, Diversity and Inclusion meets every three months to ensure that EDI goals and activities are met. 

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I believe that a diverse society is a better society, and we can only achieve this by supporting everyone. Working with the EDI Committee, and across the department, I want to help break down the structural barriers to engineering and academia."
Dr Henry Lancashire, EDI Committee Chair

Meet the committee

Henry Lancashire (Chair)Lecturer
Andy NisbetHead of Department
Neil Beszant  
Naomi BrittonCommunications and Marketing Manager
Hallie Cook 
Jo CooteResearch Associate
Sean DohertyResearch Fellow
Nick EverdellSenior Research Fellow
Charlotte HagenRAEng Principal Research Fellow
Eve HattenSenior Teaching Fellow
Rebecca HolmesPrinciple Teaching Fellow - Biomedical Engineering Programme Director
Baris KanberSenior Research Fellow
Su-Lin LeeHead of WEISS Operations
Elly MartinUKRI Future Leaders Fellow and WEISS Fellow
Aoife McDonald-Bowyer 
Mailis MerisaluWEISS Centre Administrator 
Mohini Nair 
Ollie OgunladeSenior Research Fellow - WEISS Fellowship
Morgan RobertsPostgraduate Teaching Assistant
Shaiyra Shaikh 
Anick SoniWEISS Administrative Assistant


Contact us

To join the EDI Committee, ask a question, or raise an issue, please get in touch with the Committee Chair