Dr. Bedi works at the University of Victoria as both Director, Academic Commons and Strategic Assessment with the Libraries as well as University Director, Office of Student Academic Success. Shailoo holds a PhD in Education, Curriculum and Instruction, and is an adjunct professor with UVic’s Educational Psychology and Leadership Studies department. Her research interests include the construction and issues of identity for racialized minority Canadian leaders, as well as student experience with learning spaces, student research creation, visual research methods, and faculty and librarian research collaborations. Shailoo is passionate about fostering intellectually engaging and inclusive learning environments for everyone.