Equity, diversity and inclusion

Upcoming Workshops

The UVic Ed Student Equity Advocates (UVic Ed SEA) have the following upcoming workshops:

LAND ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS:
What, when & how-to
January 19 6pm PST

INCLUSIVITY & DIVERSITY PART 1:
Barriers to inclusion & community
January 24 6pm PST

GETTING COMFORTABLE WITH BEING UNCOMFORTABLE
How to engage meaningfully with radical content
February 3 | 6pm PST

INCLUSIVITY & DIVERSITY PART 2:
Doing the work
February 9 | 6:30pm PST

TOXIC RAIN IN THE UNIVERSITY CLASSROOM
Recognize & reflect on inequity and inclusivity
February 15 | 6pm PST

For more information, please contact

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Equity, Diversity & Inclusion (EDI) in the Biology Department 

The Biology Department is committed to upholding the values of equity, diversity, inclusion and human rights in our learning, teaching, and work environments. The Biology Department EDI committee works with the Chair to support these objectives in our department. 

All members of our Department are expected to familiarize themselves with UVic policies on:

Resources for Training and Education in EDI: 

Additional/External EDI Resources for Biologists: 

Project Diversify (https://projectbiodiversify.org/

Gender Inclusive Biology (https://www.genderinclusivebiology.com/)  

Contacts for On-Campus Support and Emergency Help are here:
https://www.uvic.ca/equity/about/get-support/offices-resources/index.php  

Additional Campus Resources

Department of Biology EDI Committee 

Faculty members:
Julia Baum
David Punzalan

Staff members:

Postdoctoral fellow:

Graduate students:

Prathyusha Ravi

Undergraduate students:
Brittnie Spriel
Tannin Standing