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Diversity Council

Committee Name: Diversity Council
Advisory to: -Vice president for Student Affairs and Chief Diversity Officer
Charge:  The Diversity Council serves as the all-university governance committee charged with building an institution-wide capacity to meet the needs of an increasingly diverse campus that embraces diversity as one of our core values, infusing every aspect of campus life and purpose and every measure of success. It guides the university’s efforts to conceptualize, assess, nurture and cultivate diversity and inclusion as institutional and educational resources at the university.

Chair, dean appointed by the President and 29 members:

►  Chief Diversity Officer

►  Two students (one from Student Government; one from Graduate Student Association)

►  Two faculty selected by the Faculty Senate

►  A dean representing the Council of Deans

►  Two representatives of academic units appointed by the provosts

►  Two representatives of administrative units: the Sr. Associate VP for Human Resources, and an additional person appointed by the president

►  Three representatives of Student Affairs and Services appointed by the VP of Student Affairs

►  Associate Vice President, Enrollment Management

►Director of Equal Opportunity

►Representative of UC International

►Representative of University Communications

►  Representative of the President’s Office

►  Two members of the Cincinnati community (one alumnus, one non-alumnus)

►  Representative of the Center for the City

►  Representative of Institutional Planning

►  Director, Student Activities and Leadership Development

►  Representative, UC Alumni Center

►  One representative each: Faculty Affairs and Provost Office

►  Representative, campus interfaith community

►  Dean, The Graduate School

►  Representative, LGBTQ


Meeting Schedule: Monthly
Contact: Kathy Riehle Ogden, 513-556-4119,