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Mia Liyanage

Mia Liyanage is a decolonisation advocate and Race Equality Charter Officer at Goldsmiths, University of London. She is the author of Miseducation: decolonising curricula, culture and pedagogy in UK universities, published by the Higher Education Policy Institute (HEPI) in 2020. As an Associate at Advance HE, she was the Researcher for the Anti-Racist Curriclum Project and has written on the workplace experiences of staff of colour.
Institution
Goldsmiths University of London
Job Title
Race Equality Charter Officer

Mia Liyanage is a decolonisation advocate and Race Equality Charter Officer at Goldsmiths, University of London. She is the author of Miseducation: decolonising curricula, culture and pedagogy in UK universities, published by the Higher Education Policy Institute (HEPI) in 2020. As an Associate at Advance HE, she was the Researcher for the Anti-Racist Curriclum Project and has written on the workplace experiences of staff of colour. Mia is a former student activist; she was Co-Chair of Common Ground Oxford, a student movement challenging racism, classism and the legacy of colonialism in both the University and the city of Oxford. Mia holds a BA in History and a master's in US History from the University of Oxford, and specialises in queer history.