The Oxford Brookes Staff Disability Network invites everyone to join us online for our main event for Disability History Month 2021.
Drawing on lived experience, research and activism, Nicole
Brown will share insights on how ableism permeates higher
education structures and practices. This interactive talk will
provide practical ideas, learning from pandemic responses,
and food for thought and discussion for more inclusive
futures. Dr Nicole Brown is a Lecturer in Education at UCL
Institute of Education and Director of Social Research and
Practice and Education Ltd.
Nicole gained her PhD in Sociology at the University of Kent
for her research into the construction of academic identity
under the influence of fibromyalgia.