Jennifer Hamer

Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Primary office:
785-864-4011
Strong Hall
Room 200
To schedule an appointment contact Cody Case. Phone: 785-864-6955. Email: codycase@ku.edu.


Jennifer Hamer oversees diversity, equity and inclusion programming and policies for the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. She’s focused on strengthening retention of underrepresented students, clarifying university strategies for recruiting underrepresented faculty and staff, and working within the College to address issues of campus environment. Her research focuses primarily on African-American fathers, mothers and families, especially those that are working class. She’s been editor of several journals, including Race and Society; Black Women, Gender, and Family; and Women, Gender, and Families of Color.


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