Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Oakland Center, Suite 150
312 Meadow Brook Rd
Rochester, MI 48309-4454
(location map)
(248) 370-3496

2013 Climate Survey Information

For the purposes of assessing campus community perceptions of Oakland University's academic and work environments with respect to diversity, equity and inclusion, the Office of the Senior Advisor to the President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and the Office of Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives partnered with the UIC Survey Research Laboratory (SRL) in a study created to survey all faculty, staff and students. A total of 2,207 people or about 9.2 percent of the campus community completed the survey. Findings are presented in the documents provided below.

Executive Summary


Full Reports





David ArchboldDirector, International Students and Scholars
Omar Brown-ElDirector, Center for Multicultural Initiatives
Dalton (Lisa) ConnallyAssistant Professor, Social Work
Scott CrabillInterim Vice Provost Undergraduate Education
Joi CunninghamDirector, Office of Inclusion /Attorney
Renee DembeckExecutive Office Assistant, Office of the President
Patricia DollySenior Advisor to the President, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Vonda Douglas-NikitinAssistant Dean, Division & Multicultural Affairs, SOM
Simon DoverSenior Associate Athletic Director
Leigh Settlemoir DzwikAssistant Dean, Education & Human Services
Maria Ebner-SmithPurchasing Manager
Jo HairstonExecutive Administrative Manager, Office of the President
Cindy HermsenDirector, Financial Aid
Chris KobusAssociate Professor, School of Engineering
Stephanie LeeAdministrative Associate to the Provost
Joan LoveAssistant Director, Admissions
Karen MarkelAssociate Professor, Management/Chair Management and Marketing
Reginald McCloudDirector, Pre-College Programs
Glenn McIntoshInterim Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Student Life
Deborah MiddlebrookAssistant Director, Finance and Operations
Jean Ann MillerDirector, Center for Student Activities
Vernita ParkerExecutive Secretary, Office of the President
Michelle PiskulichAssociate Provost of Academic Affairs
Caryn Reed-HendonDirector, Diversity and Inclusion (students) SOM
Jo RegerAssociate Professor of Sociology and Director of Women's Studies
Eleanor ReynoldsAssistant Vice President, Student Affairs & Admissions
Gail RyckmanManager of Employment
Laura SchartmanDirector, Institutional Research
Darlene Schott-BaerInterim Vice President, Graduate Education/Prof Nursing Graduate Study
Lorenzo SmithFormer Professor of Engineering and Associate Dean
Michelle SouthwardAdvising Coordinator, Health Sciences
Robert StewartAssociate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Mildred TaylorDirector, Charter Schools
Julie TrubeInterim Executive Director, OU Macomb
Ron WatsonAssistant Vice President, University Human Resources
Rose WedemeyerDirector of Education Training, OUWB School of Medicine
Rebecca WickhamAssistant Director, University Housing
Grace WojcikCoordinator, Gender and Sexuality Center
Byungwon WooAssistant Professor, Political Science
Betty YoungbloodFormer Interim President