become an academic champion
Academic Champions are economists working in universities who want to encourage their students and department to be part of the push towards a more diverse and inclusive economic discipline
Join our network of people striving to diversify economics.
Get first access to our events and campaigns as well as support for setting up Discover Economics events at your university.
for more information on how to become an Academic Champion
how you can help
Our Academic Champions can support us by doing any or all of the following:
Hosting Discover Economics events at their university with our support
Being our contact with Widening Participation teams at their university and distributing our content to schools in their area
Supporting us in the setting up of our Student Champions programme by helping with student recruitment (through advertising, nothing too taxing!)
Supporting us in any campaigns that may include undergrads/university students
Promoting diversity issues within your department
Providing advice to the team on new projects and campaigns
Becoming a Discover Economics Partner