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Despite Increased Visibility, Asian Americans Continue to Face Barriers in Academia

While 2023 witnessed a wave of Asian Americans appointed to prominent academic leadership positions — including Bobbie Kabuto as dean of Queens College’s School...

NIH FIRST Program Bolsters DEI Goals Among Biomedical Faculty

Through an ongoing program, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and participating institutions are working to build an inclusive biomedical research field that attracts...

SOULS: The Academy’s Recipe for Transformation, Retention, and Creating a Better...

I have always been fascinated by the prescience and timelessness of W.E.B. Du Bois’ classic, “The Souls of Black Folk.” In the 1903 publication,...

NIH Expands Funding to Support Diverse Research Faculty

In its third round of funding of the Faculty Institutional Recruitment for Sustainable Transformation (FIRST) Program, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) approved four...

Three Professors of Color Depart from University of Denver, Citing Systemic...

Three professors of color at the University of Denver’s Graduate School of Professional Psychology (DU GSPP) will not be returning to their posts this...

Howard Hughes Medical Institute Commits $1.5 Billion to Advance DEI in...

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) in Maryland announced in May that it will commit $1.5 billion to a 20-year program designed to build...

From Classroom Leader to College President, One Woman of Color Works...

Growing up in the small town of Clarksville, Missouri, Katherine Conway-Turner, PhD, says she never knew a Black person with a college degree. Today, she...

Public Affairs Schools Form Alliance to Improve Diversity Among Faculty

A group of six public affairs schools from universities across the country have joined together in an effort to increase diversity among candidate pools...