The Senate Committee for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (SCEDI) is UQ's primary committee related to equity, diversity, and inclusion.

We are a strategy-focused committee that reports to the UQ Senate regarding equity, diversity and inclusion matters.

Our core membership is:

  • The Chair, who is a UQ Senator
  • At least 3 UQ Senators, with a balanced gender representation
  • Vice-Chancellor, or nominee
  • Student Representative, and
  • Provost, or nominee.

In line with the University’s committee to intersectionality, the Chairs for the following University Diversity Committees are invited to all SCEDI meetings as Observers:

The Committee also has the ability to co-opt external members with appropriate expertise.

We welcome staff to identify issues for discussion at the Committee meetings. You can contact the SCEDI Secretariat to discuss this.

Senate Committee for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion terms of reference (PDF, 205.5 KB).