Ethnicity Statistics of Academics

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Dear Goldsmiths, University of London,

I would like an answer to the following information requested under the Freedom of Information Act

1) The number and percentage of academics (lecturers and professors ) broken down by ethnicity, e.g. White: 40.1%, Indian, 9.2% etc., for the years listed below:

2010- 2011
2011-2012
2012-2013
2013-2014
2014-2015
2015-2016
2016-2017
2017-2018

Yours faithfully,

Teuta Hoxha

Goldsmiths Information Access, Goldsmiths, University of London

Dear Teuta Hoxha,

I am writing to formally acknowledge your Freedom of Information (FOI)
request received on 13 December 2017.

We will respond promptly but in any event by 15 January 2018, this being
20 working days following the receipt of your request and is in accordance
with the time limit set out in the FOI Act.

Yours sincerely,

Matthew Ramsey
Information Governance Manager

Goldsmiths, University of London
New Cross,
London, SE14 6AF

www.gold.ac.uk

Matthew Ramsey, Goldsmiths, University of London

Dear Teuta Hoxha,

I am writing in response to your Freedom of Information (FOI) request in which you asked for details of the ethnicity of our academic staff since 2010-11.

We provide the Higher Education Statistical Authority (HESA) with what data we collect on the ethnic background of our academic staff.

Under section 21 of the Freedom of Information Act, information is exempt from disclosure if it reasonably accessible by other means, (even though it is accessible only on payment).

HESA offers a custom data service and can provide with you with what information is available.

https://www.hesa.ac.uk/services/custom/d...

I hope this information satisfies your Freedom of Information request. However, if you are dissatisfied with this response, you may ask for it to be reviewed by either contacting us by email: [Goldsmiths, University of London request email]<mailto:[Goldsmiths, University of London request email]> or by writing to:

Information Governance Manager
Room M1, DTH Building
Goldsmiths, University of London
New Cross, London, SE14 6AF

Please describe the original request, explain your grounds for dissatisfaction, and include an address for correspondence.

If you are still not satisfied following the internal review, you have a right to appeal to the Information Commissioner who can be contacted at the following address.

Information Commissioner's Office
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Telephone: 01625 545 700
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With regards,

Matthew

Matthew Ramsey
Information Governance Manager
Governance & Legal Services

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