Engagement opportunities – June 2, 2020

Call for new members: Monash BDI Diversity and Inclusion Committee

The Monash BDI Diversity and Inclusion Committee (formerly Equity Committee)  is seeking new members. This committee’s mission is to provide a balanced, inclusive and rewarding work culture, in order to attract, develop and retain the world’s best researchers. This Committee sits within the Monash BDI governance structure and is part of a cohesive program of activities to support our people.  It will provide strategic guidance, inform and make recommendations to the leadership committees. Our diversity is part of what makes the Monash BDI a powerhouse research institute, we want to ensure Monash BDI is inclusive and supportive of everyone, including people of diverse genders and sexualities, and from varied cultural, linguistic and socioeconomic backgrounds.

Representation is crucial to this committee’s success. The committee is seeking members who can represent the breadth of diversity at Monash, including passionate allies. We also seek perspectives covering a range of job types and experience levels.

If you are interested in taking part, please self-nominate here. The committee meets four to six times per year.