Professor Uduak Archibong MBE

EiDA16 Shortlisted Nominee

Lifetime Achiever Award

Uduak Archibong is Professor of Diversity at the University of Bradford, where she directs the Centre for D&I, providing strategic oversight for equality and diversity across the university. A Visiting Professor at several international universities, a Fellow of the West African College of Nursing, and a Fellow of the Royal College of Nursing Uduak is recognised as a leader in D&I and sets the agenda to drive research, learning and knowledge exchange activities internationally. Informed by over 25 years’ experience of working in HE sector, Uduakā€™s academic and professional work has major impact locally, nationally & globally. Key among these impacts is the body of her research work, which provides a robust understanding of the challenges of applying interventions in enhancing workforce diversity and inclusive service delivery. She is currently leading a major multi-million EC funded action research project, GENOVATE, across 7 European Universities to transform organisational culture for gender equality in research and innovation.

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