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From: Mona Jha, Esq., Chief Diversity Officer/Title IX, Section 504, and ADA Coordinator, Baruch College
Monday, November 27, 1:00 – 3:30pm, CUNY Central Office, 205 East 42nd Street, 8th Floor Conference Rooms
Faculty Diversity Dialogues 2017-2018
Led by experts in the field, CUNY Faculty Diversity Dialogues are forums for CUNY administration, staff, and faculty to build awareness around a range of issues related to diversity, equity, and inclusion. This series will provide a forum for discussion focused on matters of inclusion, implicit bias, intercultural communications, and efforts to increase diversity through faculty and staff recruitment, retention, and advancement in the workplace. Building on the momentum of the first FDD held in May 2017, the ORD will host a series of dialogues throughout the year.
“On Race and Cultural Competencies”
Deirdre Cooper Owens is an Assistant Professor of History at Queens College, CUNY. She holds an M.A. in African American Studies from Clark Atlanta University and a Ph.D. in History from the University of California, Los Angeles where she also received a certificate in Women’s Studies. Cooper Owens has received numerous awards and fellowships including a residential postdoctoral fellowship at the Carter G. Woodson Institute for African American and African Studies at the University of Virginia and an American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Fellowship to explore medicine, gender and the historical influence of race on each of these categories. Her forthcoming book, Medical Bondage: Race, Gender, and the Origins of American Gynecology, is under contract with The University of Georgia Press, Race and Atlantic World Series. Professor Cooper Owens has taught at a number of colleges and universities where she focused on classes that emphasized United States slavery, race, gender, and medicine.
RSVP/Registration Required: building security will be provided with a list of attendees prior to event:
Mona Jha, Esq.
Chief Diversity Officer/Title IX, Section 504, and ADA Coordinator
Office of Diversity, Compliance, and Equity Initiatives
One Bernard Baruch Way, Box C204
New York, New York 10010