University of Essex
The Hidden Disabilities Society promotes the inclusivity and equality of all the students at the University, especially those that live with hidden disabilities.
Dr, University of Essex
Adam joined the university in 2010 as an undergraduate in the Department of Mathematical Sciences and graduated with a PhD in 2019. Now working as Health and Safety Technician for Estates and Campus Services, Adam supports the section with the university's aim to embed health and safety as a core value in everything we do. He also co-chairs the Essex Access Forum with Francisco Sepulveda.
School of Health and Social Care, University of Essex
Akudo Amadiegwu is a Lecturer in the School of Health and Social Care, and a social worker registered with Social Work England. Her research focuses on patients with brain injuries and how social workers can support them and their families.
School of Health and Social, University of Essex
Akudo's research interest is Brain Injury and they are part of a research group of academics with an interest in brain injury related social work research. They are a trustee of the Brain Injury Social Work Group. They are also passionate about preparing students for placements and practice.
Director of People and Culture, University of Essex
Alix Langley joined Essex in September 2021 as the Director of People & Culture. People & Culture includes the Employee Relations and Reward team, Workplace Health & Safety and Wellbeing, Organisational Development and Inclusion, who deliver services to staff and students and are responsible for the People Supporting Strategy to 2025.
Head of Start-Up Support, University of Essex
Andy Mew is the Head of Start-Up Support at the University of Essex. A small business owner himself, Andy supports Essex students with their entrepreneurial ambitions by directing the entrepreneurship extracurricular curriculum and driving experience and funding opportunities.