Faculty Senate Standing Committee on Diversity and Inclusion

Meets Bimonthly (every other month) on the third Thursday

Duties:

The Faculty Senate Committee on Diversity and Inclusion reviews policies and makes recommendations concerning diversity, inclusion and cultural competence to positively impact the faculty body campus-wide.

Members:

Gloria Loera, D.N.P., R.N., NEA-BC
Committee Chair
Assistant Professor
Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing

Christopher Castaneda, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry
Paul L. Foster School of Medicine

Salwa Mekled, B.D.S., D.M.D.                                                                  
Assistant Professor
General Dentistry
Woody L. Hunt School of Dental Medicine

Jennifer J. Salinas, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Molecular and Translational Medicine, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine
L. Frederick Francis Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Manny Santa Cruz, D.N.P., R.N., M.B.A.
Assistant Dean, R.N. to B.S.N. Track
Assistant Professor
Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing

Mayra Morales, M.B.A.
Ex- Officio (Non-Voting Member)
Senior Director
Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Global Health