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Dr. Khalilah A. Shabazz serves as the Assistant Vice Chancellor for Student Diversity, Equity & Inclusion and oversees student diversity and inclusion efforts to enhance the overall student experience and will work with others to foster an inclusive, welcoming and engaging campus climate on IUPUI’s three campuses (Columbus, Indianapolis and Fort Wayne). The AVC will collaborate with academic units and campus departments to gauge, implement, and assess diverse student support and retention efforts. Additionally, Dr. Shabazz teaches courses on diversity and multiculturalism in the School of Education, Africana Studies and University College. With an 18 year progressive career in higher education, Shabazz uses transparency, engagement, and holistic approaches to build relationships and encourage learning. Having earned a Masters and Ph.D. in Higher Education from Indiana University, Dr. Shabazz is committed to student success through retention efforts and diversity education.