EDI In Research Resource Library

UBC aims to support researchers to advance equity, diversity and inclusion in all aspects of the research lifecycle and ecosystem. 

The following resources are non-exhaustive and are provided as a starting point for building EDI in research at UBC. Further research and reflection may be required and are strongly encouraged in the pursuit of research excellence that upholds equity, diversity and inclusion.





Introduction: Making Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Matter in Research

Learn how EDI can be incorporated into your research through this video primer, narrated by Dr. Rachael Sullivan, Equity Facilitator, UBC Equity & Inclusion Office. 

Summary: EDI in Research – A Framework

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resources for EDI in Research


Research: How Bias Against Women Persists in Female-Dominated Workplaces
Author/Organization: Amy Diehl, Amber L. Stephenson, Leanne M. Dzubinki
Journal or Publisher: Harvard Business Review
Keywords: research, gender bias, gender equality
Category: Principles of EDI in Research
Advancing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Scientific Publishing
Author/Organization: Chyke A. Doubeni, Douglas A. Corley, Richard M. Peek
Journal or Publisher: Gastroenterology
Keywords: diversity, inclusion, publishing, editors, editorial boards, editorial teams, biases, social injustices
Category: EDI in Research Practice
Evaluating diversity, equity, and inclusion consultation requests
Author/Organization: Aileen I. Fernandez, Chrystal Starbird, Brionna Davis-Reyes, Christina M. Termini, Antentor Hinton Jr, Terika McCall
Journal or Publisher: Science Direct
Keywords: consulting, DEI, diversity, equity, inclusion, professional development
Category: Principles of EDI in Research
Three lessons for gender equity in biodiversity conservation
Author/Organization: Jacqueline D. Lau
Journal or Publisher: Conservation Biology
Keywords: biology, ecology, conservation, STEM, gender
Category: Principles of EDI in Research
Ten simple rules towards healthier research labs
Author/Organization: Fernando T. Maestre
Journal or Publisher: Plos Computational Biology
Keywords: laboratory, inclusion, research enviroment
Category: EDI in Research Practice