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Inclusive Excellence

The College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences is committed to a culture of inclusion and equity. This commitment informs our teaching, research, and outreach both within the state of South Carolina and beyond as our students, staff, and faculty strive to enhance opportunities for all as we work to build people and communities.


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The Disruption of Play for Black Youth
Corliss Outley, PhD, Professor, Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management

Harrison Pinckney, PhD, Assistant Professor, Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management

From Radical Cheerleaders to the Equal Rights Amendment: Feminism and LGBTQ Movements in South Carolina
D. Travers Scott, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Communication
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Pediatric Disparities, COVID-19, and Influence of Current Public Policies
Sarah Griffin, PhD, Professor, Public Health Sciences
Dr. Kerry Sease, Medical Director, Bradshaw Institute for Community Child Health and Advocacy, Prisma Health

Cultures of Honor in the U.S. and Abroad: Evidence from Experimental Research on Interpersonal Conflict
Ceren Gunsoy, PhD, Assistant Professor, Psychology
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Recruiting for Change: Diversity in Policing
Kyle McLean, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice
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Mental Health, COVID-19, and the 2020 Elections
Laura Olson, PhD, Professor, Political Science
Jeff Fine, PhD, Professor, Political Science
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Collegiate Mental Health, Health Disparities, and Public Policy
Ann Wetsel, PhD, Professor, School of Nursing
Tajh Boyd, Former Clemson Tigers and NFL Quarterback and Head of Sales, Lakeside Lodge
Ellen Kennedy, RN, SANE-A, Prisma Health SANE Program Coordinator
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Inclusive Excellence Leadership

Strategic Planning Committee

Staff Committee for Inclusive Excellence

Inclusion Ambassadors

Departmental Inclusion Ambassadors serve as a point person for each department to lead or facilitate initiatives related to inclusive excellence including curriculum reviews, professional development opportunities, recruitment and retention, and other activities designed for the department to meet its goals related to equity, diversity and inclusion.


Inclusive Excellence Learning Plans

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Spring 2021

Creating Inclusive Cultures