Advancing Diversity Workshop 2019

Date: Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Time: 8:00 AM-12:30 PM
Location: Latham Ballroom, Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center




Inclusive Excellence: Advancing Diversity in the Academy
Dr. Jean Zu, Dean of the Charles V. Schaefer, Jr. School of Engineering & Science Stevens Institute of Technology


Program Schedule



08:30 am    

Recognition of Diversity Development Certificate Recipients

9:00 am

Inclusive Excellence: Advancing Diversity in the Academy, Dr. Jean Zu
Respondents: Howard Hughes Medical Institute Inclusive Excellence grantees
Jeannine Eddleton, Senior Instructor of Chemistry
Deborah Good, Associate Professor of Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise
Sarah Karpanty, Associate Professor of Fish and Wildlife Conservation

10:30 am

Poster exhibit and networking

11:00 am

White Men as Full Diversity Partners: A reflection followed by table discussions.
With David Cox, Professor and Head, Chemical Engineering
Sam Easterling, Montague-Betts Professor and Head, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Jack Lesko, Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies, College of Engineering
Luke Lester, College of Engineering, Professor and Head, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Questions? Please contact Dr. Michele Deramo