Diversity, Equity, and
The more diverse voices we have, the better we can work to fulfill the needs of the patients and communities we serve.
Our Commitment to DE&I
One of our core values is collaboration. Collaboration is an important step in scientific discovery, and it’s also an important part of creating a culture that actively seeks out unique ideas from a wide range of perspectives.
“At Neurocrine Biosciences, we are committed to providing a strong, inclusive, and positive work environment. We are proud of the progress we are making and recognize that more can and must be done. What we have accomplished to date is only a starting point. We remain focused on promoting acceptance, respect, and tolerance within all initiatives we undertake to create a sense of belonging for all our current and future employees and for the patients who are at the heart of what we do.”Carol GuerreroDirector, DE&I
As a signatory of Biocom California’s DE&I Member Pledge, we have committed to accelerate diversity, equity, and inclusion in life sciences. We also have a leader in a full-time role dedicated to accelerating our own DE&I efforts.
Our DE&I Council, which includes staff who represent different backgrounds and roles from across the company and is supported by a Management Committee member as Executive Sponsor, provides advisement and guidance on Neurocrine Biosciences DE&I priorities and initiatives.
Our Commitment to the Communities That Sustain Us
Through both financial support and personal involvement, Neurocrine and our people are proud to partner with the following organizations.
Biocom California Institute’s Military Fellowship Program is an introductory career exploration opportunity for transitioning military and veterans to explore opportunities in life sciences.
California Life Sciences Racial & Social Equity Initiative focuses on the most critical need to address inequity in life sciences for Black, Hispanic, American Indian, and Pacific Islander populations in California.
Ocean Discovery Institute creates learning experiences for young people traditionally excluded from science due to race, income status, and educational opportunity. Ocean Discovery Institute students will join high-paying fields, break generational poverty, and change the future of science.
San Diego Squared connects underrepresented students to the power of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) by providing access to education, mentorship, and resources they need to lead the talent pipeline.
Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU) is a private, nonprofit, community-founded, student-centered University committed to cultivating diverse health professions leaders who are dedicated to social justice and health equity for underserved populations through outstanding education, clinical service, and community engagement.