• Impacting on Equalities Policy Development

    The impact of the Centre's research helps practitioners and policy-makers to take an evidence-based approach to develop policies and practices on equality and diversity. The Centre aims to create a virtuous circle between research, knowledge exchange and impact.

    • Women and leadership
    • Age diversity and working lives
    • Religion and belief
    • Public Sector Equality Duty
    • Work/life balance
    • Re-imagining equality
    • Interdisciplinary research linking legal and human resource management perspectives to inform equality policies and practices in the workplace
    • Knowledge transfer events to facilitate debate and discussion on equality and diversity issues between academics, policy makers, trade unions, senior managers and equality specialists
    • Consultancy and knowledge exchange to assist organisations to develop and implement equality programmes through reviews of equality policies and practices; development and implementation of action plans and training for public and private sector organisations.
    • Applied research which brings together academics and practitioners to take an evidence-based approach to developing policy best practice in managing workplace equalities
    • Fostering policy and research relationships with policy makers, trade unions, other agencies, and academic institutions to facilitate debate and discussion;
  • Read more about the full Impact Case Studies at RADAR - Development of Policy in the Field of Equality in the Workplace and RADAR - Development of policy and practice in the field of equality in the workplace

    Information about Director Professor Simonetta Manfredi and Assistant Director Professor Lucy Vickers is available on their profile pages.

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    Centre for Diversity Policy Research and Practice
    Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane
    OX3 0BP
    Tel: +44 (0)1865 488108


    Dr Anne Laure Humbert
    Email: a.humbert@brookes.ac.uk

    Assistant Director

    Professor Lucy Vickers
    Email: lrvickers@brookes.ac.uk 

    Research Fellow 

    Kate Clayton-Hathway
    Email: kclayton-hathway@brookes.ac.uk 

    Research Administrator 

    Mieke Tyrrell
    Email: mtyrrell@brookes.ac.uk