• Diversity Inquiry – Bridging the Divide Between Diversity Survey Results and Actionable Understanding

  • Presenters
    • Cristela Garcia-Spitz, Digital Library Development Project Manager, ClimateQUAL Implementation Team Co-Chair, UC San Diego Library
    • Heather Hayashi*, Public Services Assistant, ClimateQUAL Implementation Team Member, UC San Diego Library
    • Cindy Ingold, Gender Studies and Multicultural Services Librarian, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
    • Brian W. Keith, Associate Dean for Administrative Services & Faculty Affairs George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
    • Jennifer E. Knievel, Associate Professor / Director of Arts & Humanities, University of Colorado Boulder Libraries
    • Michael M. Rawls, Budget and Assessment Director, Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries
    • Leslie J. Reynolds*, Associate Professor / Senior Associate Dean, University of Colorado Boulder Libraries
  • Description

    This presentation will cover climate assessments from start to finish. Panelists from five institutions will discuss lessons learned for each step: motivations for a climate assessment; instrument selection; building trust and encouraging participation; interpreting results and communicating results; prioritizing attention areas; interventions; and outcome assessment. Presenters will address a variety of climate assessment tools including ClimateQUAL® and home-grown surveys, and an array of data visualizations, communication methods, results assessments, and diversity action plans.

  • Format
  • Track
    • Personnel, Management, and Organization