Faculty and Staff

Human Resource Services Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

At the University of Alberta we envision and cultivate a community where equity and diversity are fundamental to inclusive excellence in learning, teaching, research, service, and community engagement.

To learn about all campus services, initiatives, guides, resources, surveys, and reports related to equity, diversity and inclusivity, visit the institutional Equity, Diversity, and Inclusivity website.

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI)

A photo of the 2017 University of Alberta Annual Round Dance.

Human Resource Services (HRS) supports the University of Alberta's commitment to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. HRS offers coaching, consulting, and formal learning opportunities to assist hiring units in recruiting and retaining a diversity of highly qualified persons: women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

HRS Education

Workforce Diversity Data

Since the early 1990s, the University of Alberta has administered the Employment Equity Census Questionnaire to identify the representation of the designated groups as determined by the Employment Equity Act.

Demographic data is currently collected using the Workforce Diversity Questionnaire.

To review historic workforce diversity data from the Employment Equity Census Questionnaire, please contact hrequity@ualberta.ca.