Members Diversity and Sustainable Science Committee
The Diversity and Sustainable Science committee has been and will always be represented in the governing board; the board of directors has been and will always be represented in the Diversity and Sustainable science committee. These steps will ensure that we can develop more bottom-up initiatives to support our institute where diversity is cherished, valued and protected.
Diversity and inclusivity: Everything that makes us unique: gender, race, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, disability, religion, belief, age, personality and other factors that make us who we are.
Sustainable science: Research practices and work culture aimed at long-term solutions that give everyone the support they need, in order to grow and develop to the utmost of their professional and personal ability.
The committee surveyed the situation at the Donders Institute in 2020. In this survey, we enquired about Donderians’ experience of inclusion and diversity at the institute as well as how Donderians perceive the sustainability of the Donders’ work culture. All staff and students were invited to participate in the survey. Read all about it in the report of June 2021 (pdf, 9,8 MB).
The Diversity and Sustainable Science Committee currently consists of: