Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Committee

equity, diversity, and inclusion committee


The College of Science's Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Committee promotes awareness and active practices to increase equity and inclusion on our campus, creating a welcoming environment for all members of our community. The committee serves in an advisory role to the Dean of the College of Science, facilitates communication and sharing of information among units and coordination with institutional priorities, and also pursues college-level initiatives to improve experiences and opportunities for students, faculty, and staff across the College.


2021-2022 Committee members:

Pearl Sandick, Dean’s Office (chair)
Julie Hollien, SBS
Shelley Minteer, Chemistry
Karl Schwede, Math
Carsten Rott, P&A
Jordan Gerton, CSME
Jimmy Kendall, Advising
Lindsey DeSpain, Dean’s Office/Staff Rep.

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EDI throughout the college:


Physics & Astronomy



School of Biological Sciences

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