Reclaiming spaces: Women of Colour excelling in Creative Industries & Education
Dr Nicola Rollock, Deputy Director, Centre for Research in Race & Education
Dr Nicola Rollock is the Deputy Director of the Centre for Research in Race & Education at the University of Birmingham. She is interested in the ways in which we think about and address racism and, in identifying solutions to persistent race inequalities within the education system and the workplace.
Nicola is a trustee of the British Education Research Association and a Patron of the Equality Challenge Unit’s Race Equality Charter, which seeks to improve the experiences, progression, and success of faculty and students of colour. Nicola was the winner, in 2016, of the PRECIOUS Award for Outstanding Woman in Professional Services for contributions to race equality and, in 2015, was recognised as a Woman of Achievement by the Women of the Year Council.