Vicki T. Sapp, PhD named director of diversity, inclusion and student engagement for student affairs

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Vicki T. Sapp, PhD has been named director of diversity, inclusion and student engagement for student affairs at Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine (Geisinger Commonwealth). In her new position, she will develop programming and support services, as well as offer instruction to promote cultural competency and student leadership among Geisinger Commonwealth medical and graduate degree students. She will also work closely with the school’s student clubs and organizations to promote diversity and inclusion. Dr. Sapp was most recently assistant director of housing services at Capstone Campus Management in Baltimore. She has also served as director of community and organizational development at the University of Rhode Island, as assistant director of the Office of Residential Life and Housing Services at the University of Rochester, as the associate director of the Intercultural and Diversity Center at the University of Buffalo, and as coordinator for multicultural affairs at SUNY Cortland. Dr. Sapp earned her bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in student personnel administration from the State University College at Buffalo in Buffalo, New York and her PhD in higher educational leadership and policy from the University of Rochester. She has taught at the University of Rochester, Canisius College, the University of Buffalo, State University of New York (SUNY) Cortland and SUNY Fredonia.

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