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University of Sussex joins CaSE

23 Mar 2020

The University of Sussex are the latest university to become members of CaSE.

Commenting on the announcement, CaSE Executive Director Dr Sarah Main, said:

“We are delighted to welcome the University Of Sussex as new organisational members of CaSE. Their perspective as one of the top research-intensive universities in the country, firmly rooted in their community, will enhance CaSE’s advocacy and expertise.

As recent events have underlined, cutting-edge research and innovation has a vital role to play in providing the economic, societal and health benefits to enrich lives here in the UK and around the world.

We look forward to bringing the University of Sussex’s voice to bear alongside our broad coalition of organisational members to boost the science and engineering standing of the UK.”

Professor Adam Tickell, Vice-Chancellor, University of Sussex, said:

“Our world faces a number of pressing and complex challenges and it is incumbent upon the global scientific community to work together, share knowledge and develop innovative and sustainable solutions.

“I believe the UK is best placed to lead this effort, which is why I am proud for the University of Sussex to join the Campaign for Science and Engineering.

“We will use our pioneering, interdisciplinary spirit to help push for real progress, backed by the best science.”

About the University of Sussex

The University of Sussex has challenged convention since its foundation in 1961. The University has a long tradition of experimentation and innovation that has made a real difference to the lives of many students, and those who benefit from our research and wider endeavours. Its research creates new agendas, contributes new knowledge and provides new ideas and solutions that are helping to shape the world. The University of Sussex challenge conventional thinking and discourses, offering inspiring and creative ways to understand and solve global issues. 

CaSE are keen to ensure the needs of the whole science and engineering community are being heard at the highest levels of government. If you are interested in finding out more about organisational membership of CaSE please contact our Membership Engagement and Development Manager Henry Gates.