The Senate Committee for Equity, Diversity and the Status of Women (EDSW Committee) isUQ'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 2 other Senators, with at least 2 other Senators, with a gender balance
  • Vice-Chancellor, or nominee
  • Provost, or nominee.

The Committee 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 EDSW Secretariat to discuss this.

Terms of reference (PDF, 191KB).