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  • Yael Levitte - Yael Levitte is the Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Diversity. Levitte works closely with the Deputy Provost 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. Yael is also a member of the University […]
  • Senior Vice Provost John Siliciano John Siliciano - John Siliciano serves as Cornell’s Deputy Provost and is responsible for a broad range of academic and operational matters. These include assisting the Provost with dean searches, tenure and promotion reviews, department chair training and support, faculty policy oversight, academic human resource issues and special projects and initiatives. Siliciano joined the Cornell Law School’s faculty in […]

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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
Derek Chang, Associate Professor
Kevin Gaines, Professor
Durba Ghosh, Associate Professor
Jolene Rickard, Associate Professor
Kim Weeden, Professor

College of Business
Arnab Basu, Professor
Andrew Karolyi, Professor
Tony Simons, Professor
David Wooten, Professor

Computing and Information Science
Ken Birman

Paulette Clancy, Professor
Mark Lewis, Professor
Marjolein van der Meulen, Professor

Human Ecology
Maureen Waller, Associate Professor

Industrial and Labor Relations
Lisa Nishii, Associate Professor

Law School
Bob Hillman, Professor

Veterinary Medicine
Avery August, Professor
Margaret Bynoe, Associate Professor

Contact Information

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