Vice Chair, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee, Cornell University Council

Posted by Cornell University Council (CUC) Administrative Board on 10/16/2023

General Information

Process for Filling Position: Direct appointment by staff or administration
Number of Seats: 1
Location: Non-geographically based
Eligible Constituent(s): Alumni, Parents, Friends

Summary of Position

Position works with the Chair, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee to oversee the internal exploration of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion within Cornell University Council. This position will oversee a small committee to reach the goals of Council.

Cornell Interests:



Talent Expectations: Skills


Write and/or Edit
Speak to Groups
With the help of the committee, create a mission statement and identify workshops/education for Cornell University Council members. Provide updates at Administrative Board Meetings.


Lead a Group
Manage Projects
Manage and lead a small team of members. Create and implement a workplan for the committee.

Build/Maintain Relationships

Engage Individuals
Represent Cornell
Engage current CUC members in the committee, as appropriate. Informally represent CUC on Mosaic.

Responsible Contact

Contact Name:
Matthew Carcella

Time Commitment

Average Time Commitment: 3-5 hrs/week
Duration: Not Applicable
Term of Office: 1 year
Number of terms in Office: 1 term


Hiatus Required? No hiatus required
Dues Required? No


Meeting Attendance Required? Yes

Meeting Location(s):
On Campus: Yes
Off Campus: No
Conference Call: Yes
Meetings per year: Other

Other Meeting Details: Meetings will be set by the committee. Monthly meetings are encouraged.

Yearly Philanthropic Expectation:

Make a gift to Cornell at a level of individual comfort

Alumni Trustee Election

Vote in the annual trustee election