Our Commitment

Established in 2017, the CDI’s mission is to promote a vibrant, diverse and inclusive professional community where every person thrives.


Our Mission

The Center for Diversity and Inclusion (CDI) strives to enhance workforce diversity by providing career advancement and professional development opportunities for our faculty members and trainees. We also promote increased recruitment and retention among all diverse faculty, trainees and students.

Priorities and goals:


  • Recruit and retain a diverse faculty and trainee community.
  • Create a welcoming environment and engaging networking opportunities.
  • Provide professional development, leadership advancement, and career support for diverse faculty and trainees.
Some of the things we do: