1. A Conversation with Robert Sellers | Transitioning to New Leadership

    May 19, 2021

    Description: In this interview with Robert Sellers, Vice Provost for Equity and Inclusion & Chief Diversity Officer discusses the transition of the Vice Provost/CDO position.

  2. Student Advisory Board Message from Robert Sellers

    April 27, 2020


  3. VIDEO: DEI Progress Report Year 2 Community Assembly

    October 9, 2018

    Student Performance by Michigan Fanfare Band & Opening Remarks U-M DEI Plan Progress Report Keynote Conversation with Diane Guerrero and Leonard Pitts, Jr. Student Performance by Yoni Ki Baat & Closing Remarks

  4. A Message from Robert Sellers to the Graduating Class of 2018

    April 26, 2018
    DEI, Patricia Mullaney

    Vice Provost and Chief Diversity Officer congratulates the graduating class of 2018.

  5. Diversity, Equity & Inclusion: Year One Progress – Creating Lasting, Impactful Change

    December 15, 2017
    M on the Diag

    How do you successfully develop a diverse, equitable and inclusive community? The University of Michigan aims to answer this question through the activities of the fall 2017 Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Summit, part of the ongoing DEI efforts campuswide.

  6. DE&I Chats – Episode 02: Graduate Students and the DEI Strategic Planning Process

    April 11, 2017
    Psychology Department, Christina Robinson

    In this episode of DE&I chats, Robert Sellers discusses the significance of graduate students at U-M and their role in the diversity, equity, and inclusion strategic planning process.

  7. The Core Responsibilities of the CDO

    February 28, 2017
    Psychology Department, Christina Robinson

    Robert Sellers discusses the four key components of his role as Cheif Diversity Officer & Vice Provost for Equity and Inclusion.

  8. MLK Symposium Keynote Lecture at the University of Michigan

    January 19, 2017
    Psychology Department, Christina Robinson

    Golden Globe-nominated actress Issa Rae and “Democracy Now!” host Amy Goodman deliver the 31st Annual Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium keynote memorial lecture.

  9. DE&I Chats – Episode 01: Martin Luther King Day

    January 13, 2017
    Psychology Department, Christina Robinson

    As Chief Diversity Officer of the University of Michigan, I am extraordinarily proud of the DE&I strategic plan and the efforts of so many to make our university community a more diverse, equitable and inclusive environment. One of the most rewarding aspects of this position is the opportunity to engage with faculty, staff, and students Read more

  10. University of Michigan Diversity Initiative | American Black Journal Clip

    November 26, 2016

    Air date: 11/20/16. We talk with Robert Sellers, University of Michigan’s first Chief Diversity Officer, about the school’s new effort to promote diversity and inclusion through a new $85M plan to increase minority enrollment and inclusive learning. Episode 4507/Segment 3.