Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee

The goal of the SCI diversity committee is to foster, promote, and accentuate diversity, equity, and inclusion across the school. This committee will serve as a gathering place to bring together DEI efforts happening across the university and in various key areas, including faculty/staff/students recruitment and retention, educational and instructional curriculum and experiences, planning and budget.

Committee Members

  • Rosta Farzan, Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
  • Malihe Alikhani, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science
  • Mackenzie Ball, Director of Outreach and Alumni Engagement
  • Bill Garrison, Lecturer, Department of Computer Science; Assistant Dean for Academic Programs
  • Patrick Healy, PhD Student, Department of Informatics and Networked Systems
  • Adam C. Hobaugh, Tech Coordinator
  • Elizabeth Mahoney, Lecturer and Associate Chair, Department of Information Culture and Data Stewardship
  • Janet Majekodunmi, Undergrad Student, Department of Computer Science
  • Trudy Newring Evans, Budget and Payroll Specialist
  • Balaji Palanisamy, Associate Professor, Department of Informatics and Networked Sysytems
  • Marcia Rapchak, Teaching Assistant┬áProfessor, Department of Information Culture and Data Stewardship
  • Hosea Ezekiel Wah, Undergrad Student, Department of Informatics and Networked Systems