Code of Conduct for attendees of the STFC HEP Summer School
Durham University - September 2019
The STFC HEP Summer School organisers value the participation of everyone and want all attendees to have an enjoyable experience. Accordingly, all attendees are expected to show respect and courtesy to other attendees and staff. During the School, discrimination on the basis of, for example, gender, sexual orientation, marital or civil partner status, gender reassignment, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion, belief, disability, age, physical appearance and level of intellectual/professional achievement will not be tolerated.
Expected behaviour of participants/attendees at the Summer School
Participants/attendees are expected to:
- Be on time for the start of every session.
- Switch off mobile phones during lectures and tutorials.
- Be kind to others.
- Not insult or put down other attendees.
- Behave professionally and with courtesy.
All communication should be appropriate for a professional audience. Sexual language, sexist, racist or exclusionary jokes and imagery are not appropriate for any event.
Participants are entitled to raise a complaint with the School Director, who will take the appropriate remedial action. Attendees violating the above rules may be asked to leave the event.
Thank you for helping to make this STFC Summer School welcoming for all.
Professor Jo Cole