Institutional EDI Leads 2023/24

College of Arts and Law

College Lead

Peter Morey

English, Drama, and Creative Studies

Rachel Sykes

English, Drama, and Creative Studies

Joe Spencer-Bennett

History and Cultures

John Munro

Birmingham Law School

Steven Cammiss

Birmingham Law School

Tara Lai Quinlan

Languages, Culture, Art History and Music

Amy Brosius

Languages, Culture, Art History and Music

Elliot Evans

Philosophy, Theology and Religion

Jeremy Kidwell 

College of Engineering and Physical Sciences

College Lead

Ian Jefferson


James Tucker

Chemical Engineering

Tagi Miri


Lauren Thomas-Seale


Holly Foss

Computer Science

Chris Baber


Sara Jabbari

Metallurgy and Materials

Leah-Nani Alconcel

Physics & Astronomy

Cristina Lazzeroni

College Hub

Emma Stanway

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Project Officer

Katherine Grover

College of Life and Environmental Sciences

College Lead

Sarah Beck


Eleanor Cull

Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences

Peter Kraftl


Kate Woodcock


Anke Buttner

Sport & Exercise Science

Sheeba Rosewilliam

College of Medical and Dental Sciences

College Lead 

Dr Sarah Conner

College Deputy Lead

Parb Jagpal 

Institute of Applied Health Research Lead

Dr Ameeta Retzer

Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences Lead

Dr Julie Rayes

Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences Lead

Dr Martin Higgs

Institute of Clinical Sciences Lead

Professor Josette Camilleri

Institute of Immunology and Immunotherapy Lead

Dr Fiyaz Mohammed

Institute of Inflammation and Ageing Lead

Dr Amy Naylor

Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research Lead

Dr Jon Mueller

Institute of Microbiology and Infection Lead

Dr Nicole Wheeler

Professional Services (Administration) Lead

Jackie Ryan

Professional Services (Infrastructure and Facilities) Lead

Sarah Turner

Professional Services (Education Services and Support) Lead

Aurella Yussuf

Professional Services (Research and Knowledge Transfer) Leads

Janine Fenton

Professional Services (Research and Knowledge Transfer) Leads

Lucy Oakey

College Lead for Cultural Diversity  tbc


College Operations Manager (EDI)  Tom Syder

College of Social Sciences

College Lead

Liza Jabbour


Liza Jabbour

Sandy Purewal 

Ruth Meredith


Kalwant Bhopal

  Christopher Millward


Charlotte Galpin

 Social Policy

Sarah-Jane Fenton

Birmingham International Academy


Sue Teale

Liberal Arts and Natural Sciences


Simon Scott


Professional Services