Staff Networks

University staff networks have been established to give voice and visibility to different groups. 

A Women’s Network on the ATU Sligo Campus was established in April 2022.  A university-wide group will be established in the 2023/24 academic year. 

The Atlantic University Rainbow Alliance (AURA) is the LGBTQIA+ staff network of the Atlantic Technological University, with university-wide representation. Established in April 2022, AURA supports LGBTQIA+ staff members and allies.  Staff can contact AURA for more information at

A university wide Race Equality Network has been established and ATU has formally adopted Higher Education Authority (HEA)’s Race Equality Anti-Racism Principles for Higher Education Institutions (HEIs). 

Any members of staff interested in establishing other networks, please contact