Diversity and Inclusion

Jackson School of Geosciences

Diversity and Inclusion


Diversity-Differences of members of the JSG community including but not limited to race, ethnicity, nationality, citizenship, religious expression, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, socioeconomic background, physical ability, veteran status, and age.

Inclusion-Welcoming, including, involving, supporting and accepting community members and their differences.

JSG Diversity and Inclusion Statement

The faculty, research scientists, students, and staff of the Jackson School welcome the strengths of each of our differences. Our embracing of each other’s differences defines our humanity. Everyone is welcome and everyone is safe in our offices, laboratories, field experiences, and social settings. We will advance the understanding of Earth as a system, its resources, and environment, for the lasting benefit of equitable quality of life improvements for humankind.