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Here you will find the latest member announcements along with signposting to advice and support on developments affecting the physics community.

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Evolving our ambition: developing our new strategy

In 2024, the IOP will be launching a new strategy which will evolve our ambition for a changing world.

Read more about plans for the new strategy and how to share your views.

New IOP Representative to Council for Inclusion and Diversity

Role now closed, the following information is for reference only.

An exciting opportunity has opened up for members to influence inclusion and diversity activity at the IOP.

The Representative to Council for Inclusion and Diversity is a member-facing role. They are Chair of the Inclusion and Diversity Committee and provide advice to Council on inclusion and diversity that may not otherwise be available.

We are looking for someone with a passion for inclusion and diversity and who will both challenge and support the IOP as we continue to strive toward a more inclusive environment for all who work in physics today and those who will in the future.

Please see the role description for details of the role and responsibilities and the knowledge, skills and experience we are looking for. If you have any questions, please email the Head of EDI, Sarah Bakewell, at [email protected].

Download the role description (PDF, 145KB)

To apply, please send a written statement of up to 500 words, or a video or audio recording of up to two minutes, explaining why you are interested in the role and how your knowledge, skills and experience match the criteria set out in the role description.

Interviews will be held on 11 and 12 September 2023.

Connect with an IOP Special Interest Group

Women in Physics Group chair Dawn Watson highlights the benefits of joining the IOP’s groups.

Advice and support

Brexit: information for members

Signposting to advice and support following Brexit and in light of the UK’s trade deal with the EU.

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COVID-19: information for members

Signposting to advice and support throughout this period.

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IOP events

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