Canada Research Chairs
Each year, the Tri-agency Institutional Programs Secretariat recognizes an institution with exemplary recruitment, nomination and/or appointment practices that promote equity and diversity. Institutions are invited to apply for the Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Recognition Award at the same time as setting their equity and diversity targets for representation of the four designated groups among chairholders.
The Advisory Committee on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Policy reviews the applications and provides the program with a recommendation as to which institution to recognize. Selection criteria include:
Learn more about the members of the Advisory Committee on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Policy.
2016—The University of British Columbia
2015—Brock University, University of Regina, University of Victoria
2013—The University of British Columbia
2012—University of Victoria