Committee on Affirmative Action and Diversity (CAAD)

Committee Description

The Committee on Affirmative Action and Diversity (CAAD) studies and makes recommendations on affirmative action policy and campus diversity. CAAD is especially concerned with diversity for academic personnel and academic programs.  CAAD studies and advises on issues of faculty mentoring and retention and campus climate, working closely with campus diversity officers. CAAD also reviews departmental requests for waivers of open recruitment/spousal hires and “target of excellence” hires.  CAAD meets every other week.

CAAD Meeting Dates 2017-18
Annual Reports
CAAD Charge
Committee Membership

Related Links:

UC Salary Equity Study, 2009-10
Diversity Study (2005-06)
Evaluating Contributions to Diversity (APM 210)
Recognizing Diversity in the Academic Personnel Review Process
UCSC Office for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
University Committee on Affirmative Action & Diversity (UCAAD)

Analyst Contact

Chad Silva - Phone: (831) 459-3810 -