William Welburn was named Marquette University’s vice president for inclusive excellence.
Welburn previously served as the university’s executive director of institutional diversity and inclusion, according to a news release. Provost Dan Myers said the promotion is critical to elevating the school’s commitment to inclusivity.
The new role began immediately.
“The idea of ‘inclusive excellence’ is an aspirational one,” Myers said in the release. “Through Dr. Welburn’s courageous leadership – and with everyone’s commitment to a diverse and inclusive campus – Marquette University can move closer to truly becoming a welcoming environment for everyone."
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