News and Stories
October 21, 2021
Research reports published on Equity, Diversity & Inclusion in the Canada Research Chair Program The Equity & Inclusion Office in partnership with the UBC Vancouver Office of the Provost published two reports examining equity, diversity and inclusion for Canada Research Chairs (CRCs). These reports are a part of UBC’s CRC Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Action […]
October 19, 2021
Count yourself in using the new and updated Employment Equity Survey. It’s quick, confidential and one way you can help build a more inclusive UBC.
September 29, 2021
September 30 is Orange Shirt Day and National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Learn more about upcoming events and how you can get involved.
September 24, 2021
UBC is committed to building a diverse, inclusive, safe and vibrant workplace by identifying and supporting inclusive and equitable hiring, selection, referral and peer review processes. Unconscious bias is an ever-present challenge facing search committees in their efforts to ensure an equitable hiring process. Before finding ways to mitigate the bias from hiring, selection, referral and peer review processes, […]
September 17, 2021
This year, UBC has joined Pride at Work Canada, an organization dedicated to helping create a safer, more inclusive workplace that recognizes the skills of 2SLGBTQIA+ people. By joining Pride at Work Canada, UBC’s employees gain access to programs, benefits, and services designed to support individual and collective learning and strategies for inclusion on the […]
September 16, 2021
UBC’s Equity & Inclusion Office (EIO) is seeking to support community-led connections for 2SLGBTQIA+ staff and faculty at UBC. We bring budget and coordination support to the table; you bring a vision of a more connected 2SLGBTQIA+ community for staff and faculty, and interest in becoming part of an intersectional leadership team. The EIO has […]
August 24, 2021
IBPOC Connections, Indigenous Strategic Plan, and Equity Enhancement Fund are only some of the reasons UBC has been recognized as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers in 2021.