Invitation: Our First Ever Virtual Research Forum!

Please join the Office of Research for the first Virtual Research Forum on Tuesday, August 25 from 12:00 noon - 1:00pm to learn about faculty scholarship and research on diversity, equity, and inclusion.

The Office of Research is embarking on a new program to build research community by hosting a once-a-month virtual series where faculty can come together and share research on the same topic(s). The first topic is on the scholarship of diversity, equity & inclusion. 

The Office of Research will also assist in identifying additional external funding opportunities around each topic and will be available to answer any questions about the Scholarship of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion internal grant due October 1, 2020. 

Zoom log in:

Meeting ID: 949 4917 2164
Passcode: 029422

The faculty presenters are past recipients of the Scholarship of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion grant:

Lee Cope, Executive Director, Student Learning Center

Carole Greene, Assistant Director, Student Support Services

Resource Utilization Tracking System

Vachel Miller, Director, Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership

Stacey Garrett, Assistant Professor, Leadership & Educational Studies

The Challenge of Culturally Responsive Teaching in NC Community Colleges


Dr. Will Sheppard, Assistant Director, Univesrity Housing; Adjunct faculty, Leadership and Educational Studies 

Brandy S. Bryson, Director of Inclusive Excellence, Associate Professor, Leadership and Educational Studies

Adrian Anderson, Resident Director, University Housing, Higher Education Administration

Black Male Brilliance: Defining Success of First-Year Black Males & Implications for Higher

Jacqueline Tilton, Assistant Professor, Department of Management

The ‘grand metamorphosis” myth: Unpacking the lived experiences of college graduates transitioning into the workplace

Belinda Walzer, Assistant Professor, English

Locating Practices of Inclusive Excellence within the Writing Classroom

Daniel Theriault, Assistant Professor, Recreation Management and Physical Education
The life and ideology of Channing Tobias

If you have any questions, please email

Published: Aug 10, 2020 10:02am