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
Male allyship in institutional STEMM gender equity initiatives
Author/Organization: Meredith Nash, Ruby Grant, Robyn Moore, Tania Winzenberg
Journal or Publisher: National Library of Medicine
Keywords: allyship, stemm, gender equity
Category: Principles of EDI in Research
Three Keys to Improve Equity in the Lab
Author/Organization: Scott D. Hanton
Journal or Publisher: Lab Manager
Keywords: management, leadership, laboratory, equity
Category: EDI in Research Practice
Ten simple rules for building an antiracist lab
Author/Organization: V. Bala Chaudhary, Asmeret Asefaw Berhe
Journal or Publisher: Plos Computational Biology
Keywords: anti-racism, inclusion, diversity, equity, lab, STEM, principal investigator, research, team
Category: EDI in Research Practice
Researching while queer: a research note about a genderqueer lesbian conducting qualitative research in the southeastern United States
Author/Organization: Baker A. Rogers
Journal or Publisher: International Journal of Social Research Methodology
Keywords: research culture, research methods
Category: EDI in Research Design