About Us

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Vice President for Institutional Diversity and Equity
VP-InstDiversity&Equity Office
Hopkins Hall
413-597-4376
  • President’s Senior Staff
  • Diversity Action Research Team (DART)
  • Committee on Diversity and Community (CDC)
  • Affirmative Action Advisory Committee (AAAC)
  • Committee on Admission and Financial Aid (CAFA)
  • Honorary Degrees Advisory Committee (HDAC)
  • President’s Advisory Group (PAG)
  • Executive Committee, Liberal Arts Diversity Officers consortium (LADO)
  • Executive Committee, Creating Connections Consortium (C3)
  • Non-discrimination
  • Conflict resolution
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Assistant Vice President for Institutional Diversity and Equity/Title IX Coordinator
VP-InstDiversity&Equity Office
Hopkins Hall
413-597-3301
  • Title IX Coordinator
  • ADA officer for faculty and staff
  • Diversity Action Research Team (DART)
  • Staff Thriving subcommittee (DART)
  • President’s Advisory Group (PAG)
  • Title IX Committee
  • Housing committee
  • Non-discrimination
  • Conflict resolution
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Associate Dean for Institutional Diversity, Associate Professor of Political Science
VP-InstDiversity&Equity Office
Political Science Department
Global Studies
Hopkins Hall
413-597-4252413-597-2010
  • Chair, Affirmative Action Advisory Committee (AAAC)
  • Committee on Diversity and Community (CDC)
  • President’s Advisory Group (PAG)
  • Diversity Action Research Team (DART)
  • Staff Thriving subcommittee (DART)
  • Chair, Men of Color subcommittee (DART)
  • Bolin Fellowship Committee
  • Faculty recruiting, retention and development
  • Faculty diversity
  • LADO and C3
  • PSCI 243/AFR 256: Politics of Africa
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Assistant to the Vice President
VP-InstDiversity&Equity Office
Hopkins Hall
413-597-4376
  • Administrative support to the Vice President, the Associate Dean for Institutional Diversity, and the Title IX Coordinator
  • Support the recruitment effort to increase faculty and staff diversity
  • Secretary to the Olmsted Committee
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Associate Director for Public Humanities and Lecturer in History
VP-InstDiversity&Equity Office
Center for Learning in Action
History Department
Jenness House
413-597-2258
  • Co-chair, Claiming Williams
  • Davis Lecture Committee
  • Chair, Davis Projects for Peace Selection Committee
  • Committee on Campus Space and Institutional History
  • Director, Public Humanities Fellowship
  • Williams Reads Committee
  • WGSS Advisory Board
  • HIST 371: Oral History
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Professor of Art, Faculty Fellow of the Davis Center and the Office of Institutional Diversity and Equity
Art Department
The Davis Center
Latina/o Studies Program
Spencer Studio Art, Rm 313
413-597-4863
  • Mentor, C3 Fellows
  • Mentor, Gaius Charles Bolin Fellows
  • Faculty recruiting
  • ARTH 319: Rauschenberg: Art & Archives
  • ARTH 494: Honors Thesis Seminar
  • LATS 105: Latina/o Identities
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Associate Professor of Chemistry, Faculty Fellow of the Davis Center and the Office of Institutional Diversity and Equity
Chemistry Department
The Davis Center
Thompson Chemistry Lab, Rm 121
413-597-2387413-597-4341
  • Mentor, Gaius Charles Bolin Fellows
  • STEM-student workshops (research opportunities)
  • Summer Science Program
  • Davis Projects for Peace Selection Committee
  • Faculty recruiting
  • CHEM 335: Inorganic/Organometallic Chemistry
  • CHEM 338: Bioinorganic Chemistry
  • CHEM 494: Senior Research & Thesis
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Director of Special Academic Programs
VP-InstDiversity&Equity Office
Hardy House
413-597-3360413-597-3747
  • Co-Director, Summer Humanities and Social Sciences Program (SHSS)
  • Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship (MMUF)
  • Allison Davis Research Fellowship (ADRF)
  • Chair, Diversity Action Research Team (DART)
  • Staff Thriving Subcommittee (DART)
  • Enrollment Project Subcommittee (DART)
  • C3 Undergraduate Working Group
  • Davis Projects for Peace Selection Committee
  • Davis Lecture Series planning committee
  • President’s Advisory Group (PAG)
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Assistant for Special Academic Programs
VP-InstDiversity&Equity Office
Hardy House
413-597-3747
  • Event planning and management
  • Travel arrangements
  • Liaison: Office of Student Life, Conference Office, Dining Services
  • Database management
  • Budgets and financial reporting
  • Office management
  • Website maintenance
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Professor of Latina/o and American Studies, Chair of Latina/o Studies Program
Latina/o Studies Program
American Studies Program
Stetson Hall, Rm 603
413-597-2370
  • Faculty Liaison, Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship
  • Faculty Liaison, Allison Davis Research Fellowship
  • LATS 105: Identities: Constructions, Contestations, and Expressions
  • LATS 106/AMST 106: Coming of Age in the City: Growing up and Growing Older in Communities of Color
  • LATS 220/AMST 221/ENVI 221: Introduction to Urban Studies: Shaping and Living the City
  • ENVI 313/AMST 312/LATS 312: Chicago
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Director of the Davis Center
The Davis Center
Jenness House
413-597-4605
  • Diversity Action Research Team (DART)
  • President’s Advisory Group (PAG)
  • Chair, Davis Lecture Committee
  • Men of Color subcommittee (DART)
  • Event Review and Logistics Group (ERL)
  • First Year Experience Committee
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Assistant Director
The Davis Center
Jenness House
413-597-3353
  • Co-chair, Claiming Williams
  • Committee on Diversity and Community (CDC)
  • Sophomore Year Experience Committee
  • Men of Color subcommittee (DART)
  • MOOLA Financial Literacy Committee