Faculty Education and Training

A black woman with a Pride flag wrapped around her shoulders.UAB’s Office of the Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion offers education topics designed to provide the campus community with a greater understanding of diversity, equity, and inclusion and its importance as a core value here at UAB. Their five-part education series is designed to explore the impact of identities in workplace interactions and relationships and provide strategies for improving our practices and culture. The series consists of Awareness @ UAB, Cultural Awareness Building Blocks, SafeZone training, Unconscious Bias, and Bystander training. Awareness @ UAB is an online module which provides a framework for understanding basic diversity concepts for all employees at UAB. Completing the online video Awareness @ UAB is required to register for any classes in the education series.

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Student Education and Training

UAB’s Student Multicultural and Diversity Programs (SMDP) has several programs for students, including the SafeZone Peer Educators program and student discussion groups. You can learn more about their education, training, and mentorship programs on their website.

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