Diversity and Inclusion Strengthens Jefferson Lab
Diversity covers many wonderful characteristics, a lot of which are represented in the Jefferson Lab community. Jefferson Lab’s Diversity and Inclusion Program is integral to our mission to advance science. Our mission is propelled by including the perspectives of people of different genders, races, cultures, customs, languages, orientations,experiences and abilities.
Our emphasis is on our people and creating an environment where everyone can contribute and achieve. We recognize, value and affirm that diversity contributes richness to the lab community, benefits the lab’s scientific contributions, and enhances the quality of life for individuals and groups. At Jefferson Lab, we embrace our differences, which contribute to the excellence, passion and innovation we bring to our nation’s scientific and technological challenges. At Jefferson Lab, we are diverse in community, united in science.
Jefferson Lab conducts a number of education programs for teachers and students from K-graduate level to increase diversity and inclusion in STEM fields. Information about these programs can be found here.
This is where you can find information about programs and partnerships that foster diversity and inclusion.
Our diverse workforce represents an international community coming together to deliver science and technology for our nation.