Diversity Fund Committee

Committee of the Faculty of Arts, Sciences and Engineering

MEMBERSHIP: 2021-2022

Term: Three (3) years

Name and Link to
Directory Listing

Rank, Department

Term

Barahal, Susan

Lecturer, Education

2020-2023

Khubchandani, Kareem

Assistant Professor, Theatre, Dance, & Performance Studies

2020-2023

Loh, Penn

Senior Lecturer, Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning

2019-2022

Lowe, Carmen

(Designee for Dean of School of Arts and Sciences)

Dean of Undergraduate Studies, School of Arts and Sciences and School of Engineering

2019-2022

Okoudjou, Kasso

Professor, Mathematics

2021-2022

Sevigny, briana

(Designee for Dean of Student Affairs)

Director of Community Standards

2020-2022

Shakespeare, Rebecca

Lecturer, Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning

2021-2024

Short, Elaine

Assistant Professor, Computer Science

2021-2024

Swan, Chris

(Designee for Dean of the School of Engineering)

Associate Professor, Dean of Undergraduate Education, School of Engineering

2018-2022

Sullivan, Erin +

Secretary of the Faculty, School of Arts and Sciences & School of Engineering

 

* Chair/Co-Chair
+ ex-officio/non-voting

The Diversity Fund is intended to support proposals from faculty, staff, or faculty/staff collaborating with students that focus on issues related to social justice, diversity, and campus social climate that will enhance our campus community in lasting ways.

View this committee's workload obligations.

DIVERSITY FUND APPLICATION INFORMATION

Diversity Fund applications are accepted five times a year:

  • Thursday, September 23, 2021 (for fall 2021 events)
  • Thursday, November 18, 2021 (for spring 2022 events)
  • Thursday, February 3, 2022 (for spring 2022 events)
  • Thursday, March 24, 2022 (for spring/summer 2022 events)
  • Thursday, May 12, 2022 (for fall 2022 events)

To apply, download the Diversity Fund Application and email it to asediversityfund@tufts.edu

The Diversity Fund usually does not fund requests for more than $5,000; awards in the $2,000 range or under are more typical.

The committee looks forward to receiving creative ideas that will enhance our campus community in lasting ways. If you have questions in anticipation of funding deadlines, please contact Erin Sullivan (Secretary of the Faculty for AS&E), or Lia Tosiello (Administrative Assistant) at: asediversityfund@tufts.edu.

Tips for submitting a successful application

Information about diversity initiatives