Apr 5, 2021

Dear colleagues,

UCI students, faculty, and staff are invited to join a virtual forum at 1 p.m.-2:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 22 focused on “Creating Excellence: A Public Forum with the Chancellor’s Inclusive Excellence Awardees.” These brief, TED-style talks will present engaging responses from five new faculty bestowed with the Chancellor’s Inclusive Excellence Award in 2020 to the question: Why does inclusive excellence matter in my work at UCI?

RSVP to receive the April 22 webinar access link to this free and public event athttps://uciadvance.wufoo.com/forms/q30wmq20zlm69l/.

Program includes:

  • Opening remarks by Chancellor Howard Gillman

Excellence talks by:

  • Cindy Archer, Professor of Lawyering Skills, School of Law
  • Dawn Bounds, Assistant Professor of Nursing, Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing
  • Gustavo Carlo, Professor of Education, School of Education
  • Anne Marie Piper, Associate Professor of Informatics, Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences
  • Julie Washington, Professor of Education, School of Education

The Chancellor’s Inclusive Excellence Awards aim to attract scholars with distinctive expertise in their respective fields, and with demonstrated contributions to inclusive excellence in research, teaching and service. The program has recognized nine awardees to-date and the initiative is organized by the Office of Inclusive Excellence on behalf of the Chancellor’s Office. Support is made possible through a grant from the University of California Office of the President Advancing Faculty Diversity program.

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For more information on the Chancellor’s Inclusive Excellence Awards, please visit the webpage at: https://inclusion.uci.edu/chancellors-inclusive-excellence-awards/.


Douglas M. Haynes, Ph.D. (Pronouns: he/him/his)
Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
Chief Diversity Officer
Director, ADVANCE Program
Professor of History