Dr. Tashia Bradley brings a wealth of experience as an administrator and educator in higher education. She comes to Colby from Berea College where she served as the Director of the Black Cultural Center from 2005 – 2011. Prior to Berea, Dr. Bradley was Director of Diversity, Gender and Leadership Educational Programs at New College of Florida, Director of Multicultural Affairs/International Student Services at Millikin University, and worked in the Multicultural Resource Center at the University of Kansas. Dr. Bradley has a B.A. from Florida A & M University, an M.S. in Higher Education Administration from the University of Kansas, and a Ph.D. in Educational Policy and Leadership from Florida State University. In addition to her extensive experience in administration, Dr. Bradley also taught courses in the General Studies department at Berea College.Dr. Bradley joined the Colby community on July 1, 2011.
Gender and Sexual Diversity Program Director/Associate Director of the Pugh Center
We are pleased to announce the arrival of Emily Schusterbauer. As the Director of the Gender and Sexual Diversity Program, Emily implements campus initiatives aimed at fostering a safe and supportive climate for Colby students, faculty, and staff who express a full range of gender and sexual identities. In this effort, she collaborates with student organizations that emphasize gender and/or sexuality in their campus work. Before coming to Colby, Emily taught Women’s and Gender Studies at Indiana University-Purdue University, Fort Wayne, Indiana University, Bloomington, and The Ohio State University. She completed a B.A. and an M.A. in Women’s Studies and is currently a doctoral candidate in Gender Studies.