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Dean of the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs looking at a book with former IRRPP Director Beth Richie


The Institute for Research on Race and Public Policy is a campus-wide, cross-disciplinary research, policy and practice unit governed by an Administrative Council and advised by an Executive Board. We are housed in the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs , which provides administrative support for the Institute.

Administrative Council Heading link

2022 - 2023 Executive Committee Heading link

  • Co-chair: Federico Waitoller, Associate Professor, Special Education
  • Co-chair: Rohan Jeremiah, Interim Associate Dean for Global Health & Associate Professor, Department of Human Development Nurse Science
  • Barbara Ransby, John D. MacArthur Chair and Distinguished Professor, History & African American Studies & Gender and Women’s Studies and Director, Social Justice Initiative
  • Carmen Lilley, Associate Professor, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
  • Cynthia Soto, Initiatives Manager, The Spencer Foundation
  • David Crockett, Professor, Marketing
  • David Stovall, Professor, Criminology, Law, and Justice & Black Studies
  • Lisa Yun Lee, Executive Director, National Public Housing Museum and Associate Professor, Public Culture and Museum Studies
  • Mansha Mirza, Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy & Disability and Human Development, Applied Health Sciences
  • Monique Jindal, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Department of Medicine
  • Patrisia Macias-Rojas, Associate Professor, Sociology & Latin American and Latino Studies
  • Sandra Morales-Mirque, Research Specialist, Community Engagement & Collaboration Core at the Center for Clinical and Translational Science
  • Teresa Córdova, Director, Great Cities Institute & Professor, Urban Planning and Policy
  • Teri A. McMurtry-Chubb, Associate Dean for Research & Faculty Development Professor of Law, Law School
  • Zeina Zaatari, Director, Arab American Cultural Center

IRRPP Bylaws Heading link

Our By-Laws are available to download as a PDF.