Senior personnel; Network leadership development team; Assistant Director for Academic Affairs & Diversity, Columbia University
Dr. Kuheli Dutt is the Assistant Director for Academic Affairs and Diversity at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO), Columbia University, and serves as Lamont’s Diversity Officer. She has a PhD in public policy, and leads Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) efforts at Lamont. Her scholarly interests lie in implicit bias, gender, race, and STEM diversity. Dr. Dutt has published in venues such as Nature Geoscience, Scientific American, The Lancet, and Eos, and she has presented to national and international audiences on the topics of anti-racism, STEM diversity, implicit bias and other topics. Her work has been featured in venues such as the New York Times; NPR Science Friday; Clear+Vivid with Alan Alda; Scientific American; Nature; Science; Huffington Post; Inside Higher Ed; Physics World; Ars Technica; El Español; and others.