Enacting Change through Cultivation of Student Activism and Engagement with Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Thursday April 22, 2021
      2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Location: Virtual Event - see description for participation info
  • Phone:
  • URL:
  • Email:
  • Fee(s):
    N/A
  • Extras:
Contact

Megan McDevitt
Lisa Accardi

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Amplified: Race and Reality in STEM - D'Anne Duncan, Ph.D. - University of California San Francisco

Full Summary: No summary paragraph submitted.

D’Anne Duncan, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean for Diversity and Learner Success
University of California San Francisco

D’Anne Duncan will discuss the critical importance and value of centering graduate student advocacy and activism to create institutional change by fostering relationships between graduate students, faculty, and campus administrators. Learn strategies to engage graduate students in leadership and diversity, equity, and inclusion values and principles to enact sustainable change in scientific and academic communities.

About the Speaker
D'Anne Duncan serves as the first assistant dean for diversity and learner success in the graduate division at UC San Francisco (UCSF) and is an adjunct assistant professor at UCSF. Duncan is committed to biomedical doctoral and postdoctoral education and training, diversity, anti-racism, career and professional development, and mentorship initiatives. She is passionate about inclusive excellence in the academy.

If you can’t get into the Zoom webinar, you can also watch live on our Facebook page.

Related Links

Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
No
Groups

Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience (IBB)

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Postdoc, Public, Graduate students, Undergraduate students
Categories
Seminar/Lecture/Colloquium
Keywords
No keywords were submitted.
Status
  • Created By: Colly Mitchell
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Mar 11, 2021 - 1:02pm
  • Last Updated: Mar 11, 2021 - 1:02pm