How to contact us


Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI)

London School of Economics and Political Science

5th floor 

Lionel Robbins Building

10 Portugal Street





Chair, EDI Taskforce

Professor Carola Frege


Executive Officer, EDI Taskforce

Joy Whyte

020 7955 7096


Head of EDI Office

Carolyn Solomon-Pryce

020 7955 6621


EDI Manager

Isabella Chan

020 7955 7826


EDI Research Analyst

Dr Nicole Boyce

020 7955 7204 


Research and Communications Officer 

Dr Alex Free

020 7955 6762


Research Officer, Race in the Academy 

Dr Akile Ahmet 

020 7106 1229


Research and Communications Assistant  

Paroj Banerjee 

020 7106 1229



Events at LSE

EDI and Organisational Learning Autumn Training Courses

From September 2016 to January 2017, at the LSE, the Cultural Ability Development Engagement & Talent (CADET) programme for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic employees will be run by Imperial College London. Please contact Joy Whyte for more information and to be added to the programme mailing list. 

Women in Politics: change and continuity

On Wednesday 26 October 2016, between 6.30-8pm, at the Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House, join the LSE Library and Gender Institute public discussion to hear from eminent speaks on women in politics. Professor Mary Evans will chair the event and the list of speakers includes Professor Sarah Childs, Professor Emma Crewe, Dr Mona Morgan-Collins and Sam Smethers. This event is free and open to all with no ticket or pre-registration required.

DisabledGo launch event

On Wednesday 2 November 2016, from 10am to 5pm, at LSE LIFE, EDI will be hosting a launch event with DisabledGo. This is following September's publication of online access guides to all the School's buildings, and route maps around campus. Please contact Joy Whyte for further information about the day. 

Women and the Workplace: Separating Myths from Reality

On Friday 4 November 2016, between 8 to 10 am, at Bloomberg, join a discussion where Dr Shani Orgad (LSE) and Allyson Zimmermann (Catalyst Europe) will deliberate on and debunk some of the common myths associated with women in the workplace. For more information please contact Jessica Dolmer at or refer to the website for registration. 

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