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The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Initiative

The DEI Initiative was established in summer 2019 and focuses on three areas of strategic importance:

  • community diversity
  • curriculum and classroom inclusion; and
  • culture and climate.

The principles of the DEI Initiative are encapsulated in the Values Statement.

Our Team

Gita Johar, Vice Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Katie Bucaccio, Associate Director, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

The DEI Standing Committee is comprised of faculty, staff, and students and advises the Vice Dean for DEI. View Committee members.