Loyola University Maryland

Equity and Inclusion at Loyola

Office of Equity and Inclusion

Acting Chief Equity and Inclusion Officer

Rodney L. Parker, Ph.D., Chief Equity and Inclusion OfficerRodney L. Parker, Ph.D.


Dr. Parker serves as a member of the President’s Cabinet and leads the President’s Council on Equity and Inclusion. He works to address challenges around racism and diversity issues to help Loyola become the welcoming, inclusive Jesuit, Catholic university we aspire to be.

Equity and Inclusion Faculty Fellow

Marianna Carlucci, Ph.D., Equity and Inclusion Faculty FellowMarianna Carlucci, Ph.D.


Dr. Carlucci focuses on helping the University reach our goals regarding retaining faculty of color, expanding inclusive hiring practices, promoting the use of high-impact teaching practices, and increasing a sense of belongingness for faculty and students on campus.