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School of Mathematical Sciences

EDI News

October 2020

Staff and students across Queen Mary University of London celebrated the work of historical and contemporary Black contributors by sharing their nominations for our "People Profile Series" as part of Black History Month. Our colleagues Alex Clark and Weini Huang contributed to the initiative here.

29 October 2020

Our fully online "Girls in Maths" taster event took place. Speakers included Dr Silvia Liverani and Gaik Ng.

4 March 2020

We have been awarded a small grant from the London Mathematical Society to run "Girls in Mathematics", a one-day event aimed at female pupils. The event took place on 4 March and included a talk by Gaik Ng (Senior Lecturer in Actuarial Science) and Natalia Behague (PhD graduate).

1 September 2019

Today we launched the new structure of the EDI committee. More details available here.

12 March 2019

Today we hosted the Women in Mathematics one-day workshop, partly funded by the London Mathematical Society. It was a great success, with excellent speakers and over 70 attendees. Pictures and more details on the event are available here.

28 January 2019

Today we launched the Women’s Lunches, a new monthly get-together for all female members of staff and PhD students in the School. Women bring their own lunch and the School provides hot drinks, fruit and biscuits.