The Humphrey Fellowship Program's Annual Public Health Symposium

2023 Humphrey Fellowship Symposium Health Care Leadership

Friday, Mar. 24, 2023 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
1651 East Parham Road

The "Healthcare Leadership: Prioritizing the Wellbeing of Healthcare Professionals." symposium will be held at J. Sergeant Reynolds Community College, 1651 East Parham Road. The hybrid symposium will have options to join virtually or in person with limited seating. Register at the following URL. For more information, contact Heather Ashton at or Register for The Humphrey Fellowship Healthcare Leadership Symposium.


Classroom Experiences of Faculty of Color

Chavella Pittman, Ph.D.

Thursday, April 25, 2019 from 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

VCU Student Commons, SGA Senate Chambers


Please join Dr. Chavella T. Pittman as she shares research on the teaching experiences of faculty of color. Participants will also learn the student and faculty costs of these teaching experiences. At the end of the talk, participants should have several ideas of how to navigate and/or address these dynamics.

Dr. Pittman completed both a PhD in Sociology and a MA in Higher Education at the University of Michigan. Her research interests and expertise include higher education, interpersonal interactions & marginalized statuses. Some of her teaching publications include “Addressing Incivility in the Classroom: Effective Strategies for Faculty at the Margins" (Difficult Subjects 2018) and "Race and Gender Oppression in the Classroom: The Experiences of Women Faculty of Color with White Male Students” (Teaching Sociology 2010).