Equity Diversity & Inclusion

UNSW Engineering is committed to providing a supportive, equitable and inclusive environment where all staff and students can thrive. The Equity Diversity and Inclusion Committee was established to drive this diversity agenda by facilitating, supporting and creating new initiatives, guidelines and activities and reviewing the progress of our equity and diversity goals.

Chair

Co-ordinator

  • Melany Tecson (Faculty Administrative Team Leader)

Email: m.tecson@unsw.edu.au

Committee Members

  • Bree Jolley (Representative from UNSW Engineering WIESoc - Women in Engineering student society)
  • Alex Bannigan (Manager – Education Innovation, UNSW Engineering)
  • Wendy Greenhalgh (Human Resources Business Partner, UNSW Engineering
  • Stuart Clark (Faculty Academic Disability Advisor, and Senior Lecturer – School of Minerals and Energy Resources Engineering)
  • Stephen Foster (Acting Dean, UNSW Engineering)
  • Greg Leslie (Professor, Chemical Engineering, and Diversity Champion - Disability)
  • Miao Li (Casual Academic, School of Electrical Engineering & Telecommunications)
  • Jarryd Pla (Senior Lecturer, School of Electrical Engineering & Telecommunications, and Diversity Champion – LGBTIQ+)
  • Fiacre Rougieux (Senior Lecturer, School of Photovoltaic and Renewable Energy Engineering)
  • Helen Rutlidge (Lecturer, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and Representative - Women in Research Network)
  • Kristen Splinter (Senior Lecturer, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and Representative – Women in Research Network)

School EDI Officers 

  • Abdallah Saffidine (School of Computer Science and Engineering)
  • Sonya Brown (School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering)
  • Alison Lennon (School of Photovoltaic and Renewable Energy Engineering)

Helpful EDI Pages

Policy & Procedures