Rainbow UK Higher Education

Striving to Promote Equality and Diversity in UK Higher Education

Tackling institutionalised discrimination in our universities

That there are “14,000 British professors – but only 50 are black” (Report, 27 May) shows not only the gross underrepresentation of black people among staff in higher education, but also a socially skewed sector of the public service arguably less effective at understanding and addressing the needs of society, something that should especially concern social scientists.

The Guardian.

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