Equity & Inclusion


Salk Institute for Biological Studies - Equity & Inclusion - Overview

Equity & Inclusion

Who We Are

Women and Science

The Office of Equity & Inclusion (OEI) exists to be an accessible resource for transparent decision making, communications, policies and recommended practices. The OEI is committed to reinforcing the goals of a campus community that broadly engages its members in activities and interactions that incorporate excellence, integrity and respect. Our work includes:

  • Developing and implementing strategies to support the Institute‚Äôs goals related to equity & inclusion
  • Conducting ongoing climate research to enhance the experiences of all employees and trainees
  • Identifying barriers that impede individual success and development
  • Making recommendations and facilitating learning opportunities to dismantle bias and promote civility
  • Supporting employees/trainees in identifying and navigating available problem-solving resources
  • Assisting labs and departments in developing localized inclusion initiatives