Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Physics

Programs, publications and other resources supporting Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Physics

DEI Council

AAPT's DEI Strategy


Do you question why physics lacks diversity and inclusive spaces and why this matters? Do you wonder what you could do to change the culture of physics learning and teaching for the better? This website represents a collection of resources to help us collectively reverse this trend. Looking for more on how AAPT views the importance of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion? Check out AAPT’s Safe and Inclusive Classroom Statement and the AAPT Committee on Diversity in Physics response to Fisher vs. UT-Austin.

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A Conversation with Shirley Malcolm

In this plenary session Dr. Malcom has a discussion with diverse AAPT members about the current state of science education.  Discussion topics included science education policy and work on diversity, equity and inclusion in STEM.