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Education Quality and Policy Office


Equality and Diversity Standing Committee

The Equality and Diversity Standing Committee reports to the General Board through the Education Committee. It was set up to keep under review equality and diversity matters relating to University teaching and learning.

The Chair of the Committee is Dr Loraine Gelsthorpe and the Secretary is Marianna Kaimaki from Educational & Student Policy ( to whom enquiries should be addressed.

Gender performance

A Working Group on academic performance by gender was established in December 2010 to gain an overview of the gender attainment gap issue across the University and nationally, and to identify practical ideas that might be acted upon to help rebalance the gender performance in the Tripos. The conclusions of the Working Group can be found in the executive summary and full version of the report, available to members of the University only.