Dr Amina Easat-Daas has signed an open letter in The Guardian condemning Islamophobia in the wake of the Christchurch mass shooting that has shocked the world.
The University has received a funding boost to help ensure its work has even more impact on people’s lives.
Students at the University of Leeds are in the UK’s top ten most targeted by leading employers.
As pressure on the government rises to adopt a newly proposed working definition of Islamophobia, Professor Sayyid’s contribution to the parliamentary group’s work has been recognised in the Observer.
A major new social science project will examine the implications of Brexit on race relations, new migrations and Northerners’ sense of place and belonging.