Diversity, Equity, and Campus Climate (DECC)

Reports to the Division annually on the progress of the campus in achieving equality of opportunity and a supportive campus climate for underrepresented and otherwise excluded groups.

Committee Roster 2020-21


  • Lok Siu (Ethnic Studies) - Chair


  • Xavier Darzacq (MCB)
  • Julianna Deardorff (Public Health)
  • Samera Esmeir (Rhetoric) 
  • Keith Feldman (Ethnic Studies)
  • Ming Hsu (Business/Neuroscience) - Spring only
  • Mariska Kriek (Astronomy) 
  • Theodore Slaman (Mathematics) 
  • Sarah Song (Law/Political Science)
  • Susan Irene Stone (Social Welfare)
  • Christine Wildsoet (Optometry)
  • Laurie Wilkie (Anthropology)
  • Hertha Sweet Wong (English)
  • Tarek Zohdi (Mech Eng)

Student Members

  • TBD
  • TBD

Ex Officio

  • Oscar Dubon  (Office of Equity and Inclusion) - Vice Chancellor - nonvoting
  • Sharon Inkelas  (Office of Faculty Equity and Welfare) - Associate Vice Provost - nonvoting
  • Ronald C. Cohen (Chemistry/Earth and Planetary Science) – Division Chair (nonvoting)


Meeting Schedule

Meetings are held on Thursdays from 2:00-4:00 p.m. in 320 Stephens Hall

September 17

October 15

November 19

December 10

January 28

February 18

March 18

April 15

May 6

Annual Report

Please contact the committee analyst for additional reports.