Dana Bozeman

Assistant Dean of Diversity and Inclusion


As the Assistant Dean of Diversity and Inclusion, Dana serves as the senior leader responsible for advancing diversity and inclusion efforts across Harris. She leads the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and works with Harris leadership and the Dean to engage with students, alumni, staff, and faculty. She also collaborates with partners across the University and externally.  

Dana has been a higher education administration professional for more than 17 years. She has trained students, faculty, staff, and private organizations for more than 12 years in diversity and leadership-related topics. She has executed diversity consulting for Microsoft and Britannica most recently. Dana is a current member of the Diversifying Faculty in Illinois Board. She has supported graduate and professional students at Loyola University, Northwestern University, and most recently she served as the Director of Diversity of UChicagoGRAD here at The University of Chicago. 

Dana holds a bachelor’s degree in human resource management with dual concentrations in Psychology and Training & Development. She also holds a master of arts in Organizational Leadership. She is currently a doctoral candidate in the Education Policy and Organizational Leadership Program with a Diversity and Equity concentration at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.