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2018 Diversity Workshop

2017 ACM Diversity Workshop

Discussion at the 2017 ACM Diversity Workshop.

Monday, June 25, 2018

Big Ten Conference Center, 5440 Park Place, Rosemont, IL

This meeting of staff and faculty from across the ACM will focus on best practices and strategies relating to the recruitment, professional development, and retention of junior faculty, particularly relating to the colleges' efforts to diversify their faculty.


Agenda

11:15 a.m. - Registration

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. - Lunch available

12:30 p.m. - Welcome and Program Overview

Lilly Lavner, Liaison for the Fellows Program to Diversify the Professoriate, ACM
Robbie Routenberg, Consultant for InciteChange! and Chief Diversity Officer, SUNY Geneseo

1:00 p.m. - Panel and Q & A

Panelists:
Kimberly Barrett, Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion and Associate Dean of the Faculty, Lawrence University
Bruce King, Assistant to the President for Institutional Diversity, St. Olaf College
E. Patrick Johnson, Carlos Montezuma Professor of Performance Studies, Department Chair, and Professor of African-American Studies, Northwestern University

2:30 p.m. - Break

2:45 p.m. - Small Group Break Out Group Discussions

Facilitators:
Kimberly Barrett, Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion and Associate Dean of the Faculty, Lawrence University
Paul Buckley, Assistant Vice President and Director of the Butler Center, Colorado College
Bruce King, Assistant to the President for Institutional Diversity, St. Olaf College

3:45 p.m. - Group Debrief

Lilly Lavner, Liaison for the Fellows Program to Diversify the Professoriate, ACM
Robbie Routenberg, Consultant for InciteChange! and Chief Diversity Officer, SUNY Geneseo

4:45 p.m. - Wrap Up and Evaluations


This workshop is sponsored by the Undergraduate and Faculty Fellows Program for a Diverse Professoriate, with funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.