Trudy Coe is Head of the Equality and Diversity Unit at the University of Oxford. Trudy Coe’s early career was in the UK Civil Service and as Head of Policy for the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). At the CMI, she developed a research project on the cultural barriers to women in management before becoming director of a higher education consultancy. Here, she specialised in work on women in science in the UK, before joining the University of Oxford in 2004. She worked for the Oxford Learning Institute, setting up management and leadership development programmes, and the Department of Physics, before joining the Equality and Diversity Unit in 2011.
She is a member of the advisory board for the TORCH Women in Humanities programme.