Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 60.05
Liaison Chelsea Dalton
Submission Date Dec. 11, 2020

STARS v2.2

University of Toronto Mississauga
EN-9: Staff Professional Development and Training

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.25 / 2.00 Chelsea Dalton
Acting Sustainability Manager, Strategic Initiatives
Facilities Management & Planning
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Does the institution make available professional development and training opportunities in sustainability to all non-academic staff at least once per year?:
Yes

Does the institution wish to pursue Part 2 of this credit (the rate of staff participation in sustainability professional development and training)?:
Yes

Estimated percentage of regular, non-academic staff that participates annually in sustainability professional development and training:
1-24%

A brief description of any internal sustainability professional development and training opportunities that the institution makes available to non-academic staff:

The University's Anti-Racism and Cultural Diversity Office offers professional development courses to increase faculty and staff’s understanding of their roles/responsibilities and key strategies to advancing racial equity, diversity and inclusion at U of T.

Topics that were offered at UTM in 2019 include:
• Sexual and Gender Diversity
• Recognizing and Responding to Racism
• Introduction to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
• Equity, Diversity, and Unconscious Bias
• Gender Expression and Gender Identity
• Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace
• Power, Privilege, and Prejudice
• Speaking to Power
In addition, the U of T Office of Indigenous Initiatives facilitated 2 sessions of Indigenous Cultural Competency Training.


A brief description of any external professional development and training opportunities in sustainability that are supported by the institution :

n/a


Estimated percentage of regular non-academic staff for which sustainability is included in performance reviews:
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A brief description of how sustainability is included in staff performance reviews :
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Website URL where information about staff professional development and training in sustainability is available:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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Information on the Anti-Racism & Cultural Diversity training and workshops can be found here: https://antiracism.utoronto.ca/request-a-training-workshop/

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