The Chemistry Department is committed to equal opportunity, and strives to increase inclusion and participation among underrepresented communities at all academic levels. As such, we are proud to have an active Diversity Affairs Committee, and we support diversity initiatives and promote an inclusive learning community through all our programs.

Diversity Organizations

Gems Consortium

The National Consortium for Graduate Degrees for Minorities in Engineering and Science, Inc. http://www.gemfellowship.org


National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers http://www.nobcche.org/

Local Chapter http://www.indiana.edu/~nobcche/

Contact: ldrush@indiana.edu


Getting You To IU http://graduate.indiana.edu/about/diversity/visit-iu.shtml


Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science http://www.sacnas.org

Local Chapter http://www.indiana.edu/~sacnas/

Contact: sacnas@indiana.edu


The Graduate Student and Professional Organization is a graduate school level representative organization on campus. The GPSO has the following four (4) committees that are open to all graduate students: Benefits Committee, Diversity Committee, Student Affairs Committee and Sustainability Committee.
Contact gpso@indiana.edu or Jared Kafader

Interdepartmental Women in Science Group

Contact Irina Tsvetkova

Emissaries for Graduate School Diversity

Contact Yolanda Trevino


Contact nsbe-l@list.indiana.edu

Black Graduate Student Association

Contact iubgsa@indiana.edu