Posted on 16 June 2017
David is a nanochemist and routinely takes part in LGBT+ talks and events, where he shares his experiences as a gay scientist and the importance of equality and diversity in science.
He has a reputation for delivering educational outreach and runs a popular YouTube channel, which features a flagship lecture on ‘LGBT Scientists’.
During 2017, David has spoken at a number of LGBT+ lectures and events, including:
Later this month, he plans to speak at the Science Museum London during their monthly ‘Science Museum Lates’ LGBT-inspired evening.
The Department of Chemistry is dedicated to supporting staff and students who identify as LGBT+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) and to creating an inclusive community where everyone can thrive.
The Department has a thriving Equality and Diversity Group and is the first Department to be awarded an Athena SWAN gold award, which it still maintains.