Office for Diversity & Inclusion

Our office brings a variety of programs and services to create an inclusive climate for students, staff, and faculty within CFANS. We value diversity of views and experiences and believe that each person has something to gain from and offer our community through learning, discovery, and outreach.                                                                                                                           

Meet our Team CFANS Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Strategic Plan 

Employment Opportunity

Program Coordinator Cargill FellowsThe Cargill Fellows position will create a supportive environment to prepare and empower a diverse group of University of Minnesota students to exercise leadership in their communities and global workplaces. Housed in the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences (CFANS) with partnerships in the College of Science and Engineering (CSE) and the Carlson School of Management (CSOM), Cargill Fellows will practice leadership skills necessary to work confidently, cross-culturally, and thrive in an era of complex and continual change. Click here for the job description and how to apply.

News & Events

CFANS offers a series of inclusive events, hosted by several college partners, highlighting the critical role that diversity and inclusion play in enhancing community life and vibrancy, inquiry, teaching and practice, and our ability to drive innovation across all disciplines. If you have event suggestions and/or stories you'd like to be included on our website, contact us at


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