UWM Department of Physics Diversity and Anti-Harassment Statement

The Physics Department at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee is committed to building and maintaining an environment that recognizes the inherent worth and dignity of every person, fosters tolerance, sensitivity, understanding, and mutual respect, and encourages the members of our community to reach their full potential. We are dedicated to the philosophy of equality of opportunity and treatment for all members, regardless of gender, gender identity or expression, race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion or religious belief, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, or any other reason not related to scientific merit. We do not tolerate discriminatory conduct, harassment, or retaliation of any kind; behavior choices, from clothing to language, can constitute harassment. We endeavor to remove the historical legacy of sexism and other discrimination within Science.