Local Resources and Contacts

Staff members who are charged with advancing MIT’s objectives and goals for diversity, equity, and inclusion are located in academic, research, and administrative units all across the Institute. Working closely with the ICEO and other partners, they convene regularly and collaborate frequently across schools, departments, labs, centers, offices, and other units at MIT.

These individuals, along with statements regarding each major academic unit’s commitment to diversity and community values, are below.


School of Architecture and Planning Monica Orta
Media Arts and Sciences
Urban Studies and Planning Sophia Hasenfus
School of Engineering Nandi Bynoe
Aeronautics and Astronautics Denise Phillips
Biological Engineering
Chemical Engineering Christelle Hayles
Civil and Environmental Engineering Desiree Plata
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science Amanda Beyer-Purvis
Institute for Medical Engineering & Science
Materials Science & Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Nuclear Science & Engineering
School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences Tracie Jones-Barrett
Comparative Media Studies/Writing
Global Studies and Languages
Music and Theater Arts
Political Science
Science, Technology, and Society
Women’s and Gender Studies
School of Science Kuheli Dutt
Biology Hallie Dowling-Huppert
Brain and Cognitive Science Farrah Belizaire
Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences
Schwarzman College of Computing
Institute for Data, Systems, and Society Flavia Cardarelli
Sloan School of Management Bryan Thomas Jr.
Office of the Vice President for Research Lloyd Munjanja
Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research Kendra Delahunt


Alumni Association Leah Flynn Gallant
Human Resources Gabriel Campos
MIT Health Kwadwo Poku
MIT Investment Management Company Sarah Tinkham
Office of Resource Development Leah Flynn Gallant