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Chief Diversity Officer Search

Our Commitment:

On June 14, 2020, we committed to a national search for the hiring of our next Chief Diversity Officer with student representation on the committee. This position is a crucial part of ensuring that our entire Northwestern family, not only our communities of color, is engaged in these efforts.

Fall Quarter 2020 Update

Chief Diversity Officer Named

On November 9, 2020, Northwestern University named Robin R. Means Coleman as the next Vice President and Associate Provost for Diversity and Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer (CDO).

The search committee included faculty, student, and staff representatives. Robin R. Means Coleman’s start date was February 1, 2021.

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