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  • Yael Levitte - Yael Levitte is the Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Diversity. Levitte works closely with the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs on issues of faculty development and diversity across the University, addressing the need for more accountability in the hiring process, while ensuring the excellence and diversity of the faculty. Levitte was Executive Director […]
  • Avery August - Avery August, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor and professor of immunology, in the College of Veterinary Medicine serves as Vice Provost for Academic Affairs. Working with Associate Vice Provost Yael Levitte on a range of faculty development and diversity policies, programs and initiatives, he oversees faculty recruitment and hiring strategies, and provides leadership in department […]

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Faculty Advisory Board Members

Architecture, Art and Planning
John Forester, Professor

Agriculture and Life Sciences
Rebecca Nelson, Professor

Arts & Sciences
Debra Castillo, Professor
Durba Ghosh, Professor
Viranjini Munasinghe, Program Director, Asian American Studies
Linda Nicholson, Professor
Jolene Rickard, Associate Professor
Olúfẹ́mi Táíwò, Professor, Africana Studies and Research Center
Kim Weeden, Professor

College of Business
Arnab Basu, Professor
Andrew Karolyi, Professor
Vithala Rao, Professor
Tony Simons, Professor
Todd Schmit, Associate Professor and Acting Associate Dean of Diversity and Inclusion

Computing and Information Science
Nate Foster, Associate Professor

Mark Lewis, Professor
Marjolein van der Meulen, Professor

Human Ecology
Keith Green, Professor

Industrial and Labor Relations

Law School
Bob Hillman, Professor

Veterinary Medicine
Cynthia Leifer, Associate Professor

Contact Information

Office of Faculty Development and Diversity
122 Day Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853
Ph: 607.255.6867
Fax: 607.255.4672