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  • Snigdha Chaturvedi

    Research UNCovered: Snigdha Chaturvedi

    Snigdha Chaturvedi is an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science within the UNC College of Arts & Sciences. She studies natural language processing — how computers understand human languages.

  • The 2021-23 CPPFD scholars pose in front of South Building.

    Building A Rich Intellectual Community

    For almost 40 years, the Carolina Postdoctoral Program for Faculty Diversity (CPPFD) has been preparing scholars from different backgrounds for faculty careers and the tenure process.

  • Jamillah Rodriguez

    Research UNCovered: Jamilläh Rodriguez

    Jamilläh Rodriguez is a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Linguistics within the UNC College of Arts and Sciences. She studies phonology — how sound is organized within a language — and its relationship to syntax in understudied and endangered languages, particularly in Mesoamerica and diaspora communities.

  • SOM DEI Certificate Program and Trainings

    The program’s curriculum offers workshops and trainings designed to broaden awareness about Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion topics among the SOM faculty/staff and deepen engagement with and between individuals in the SOM at all levels – from patients to leadership.

  • Help recruit the next CPPFD cohort

    The OVCR seeks your help in recruiting the next cohort of the Carolina Postdoctoral Program for Faculty Diversity. There are several ways schools and departments can leverage this program as a faculty recruitment tool. The application period runs from September 15 to November 15, 2022.

  • Portrait of Essie Torres

    A message from DEI in research leadership

    Please read this message from Essie Torres, director of strategy for research diversity workforce and community partnerships in the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research.

  • (From left to right) Anna Fetter, Julia Yi, Millicent Robinson, Raquel Escobar, Rebekah Cross, Ling Zhang

    Meet the 2022-2024 CPPFD Fellows

    UNC-Chapel Hill is pleased to announce the 2022-2024 Carolina Postdoctoral Program for Faculty Diversity (CPPFD) Fellows.