CFAES Give Today
Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences

CFAES

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Home

Welcome to the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion aims to create and maintain an accessible, inclusive and supportive community for all who learn, work and teach in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) and OSU Extension at The Ohio State University. 

News

  1. Nicole Debose, who is shown smiling and wearing a tan sweater and hoop earrings.

    DEI Faculty and Staff Spotlight: Nicole Debose

    Jul 23, 2021

    This month's DEI Faculty and Staff Spotlight features Nicole Debose. Nicole is an Area Leader and Program Director for OSU Extension in Cuyahoga County. Nicole has over 15 years of experience working with nonprofit and public organizations to meet the needs of Cuyahoga County residents. With a strong knowledge of program development, project management and fund management she promotes the strengthening of families, enhancement of agriculture systems and the expansion of local business opportunities. 

  2. portrait of Karima Samadi. She is smiling while looking towards her left. She has long dark hair and is wearing a purple sweater and jeans.

    DEI Faculty and Staff Spotlight: Karima Samadi

    Jun 30, 2021

    This month's DEI Faculty and Staff Spotlight features Karima Samadi who is a Food and Agriculture Knowledge Integration Specialist at CFAES' Knowledge Exchange. Karima delivers the broader impacts of research through integration and translation. Karima was previously a Research Coordinator for the research projects: HEAL MAPPS (Healthy Eating, Active Living –Mapping Attributes using Photographic Participatory Surveys), Voices for Food, and PROSPER (Promoting School-community-university Partnerships to Enhance Resilience) 

  3. photo of Dr. Monica Giusti

    DEI Faculty and Staff Spotlight: Dr. Monica Giusti

    Jun 1, 2021

    This month's DEI Faculty and Staff Spotlight features Dr. Monica Giusti who is a professor in the Department of Food Science and Technology. Dr. Giusti is also the President of Ohio State's Organization of Latinx/Hispanic Employees (OLÉ) and a member of the CFAES Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Action Council.