Teaching Fellow in English Literature and Widening Participation Officer, School of English and Modern Languages
For starting the school’s BAME network and for prioritising diversity and inclusion in the classroom, the curriculum and in students' lives.
‘Dr Marks is not only a brilliant, supportive colleague, but also an amazing teacher who is loved and respected by his students because he prioritizes equality, diversity and inclusion in theory and in practice. His warm and welcoming manner makes his classroom a safe space for students to develop their critical thinking skills in general, and to think in particular about the relationship between English literature and race.’
Risk & Resilience Manager, Finance and Legal Services
For co-ordinating Brookes’ response to the pandemic within the wider community.
‘Gary Mattingley has kept us Together in 2021. It is that simple.’ ‘He has been the unsung hero of the University's response to the global pandemic...He has worked tirelessly throughout the pandemic to ensure that Brookes's response has been uniform and that its response has been inclusive in terms of incorporating it within the broader community in which the University exists locally and regionally.’
Senior Lecturer in Nursing, Oxford School of Nursing and Midwifery
For his work to ensure the shift to online learning was as inclusive as possible, collaborating with students on a set of online learning guidelines and giving extra support as needed.
‘Pras has demonstrated empathy and resilience, fostering a sense of belonging for students by creating personalised synchronous and asynchronous learning activities. He ensured that students of all abilities felt seen and heard and respectfully interacted with each other in the virtual shared space by implementing e-inclusive teaching and learning strategies.’
Campus Services Contract Manager - Harcourt and Marston Road, Estates and Campus Services
For supporting the needs of her staff, many of whom are from lower income households, ensuring they felt happy to remain at work, and that sites remained open and safe.
‘Delia’s experience and guidance has been second to none in providing mentoring support for new managers and ensuring that all staff members have felt supported working in such a challenging environment.’