Director, Office of Strategic Diversity Planning and Research
Office of the Vice Provost & Chief Diversity Officer l Division of Diversity, Equity, and Educational Achievement
Dr. Maddox received her BA in Sociology from Rutgers University, New Brunswick; MS in Population Health and a Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. She is currently the Diversity and Climate Researcher and Projects Director in the Office of the Division of Diversity, Equity, & Educational Achievement (DDEEA). The mission of the DDEEA is to create a diverse and inclusive campus environment for students, faculty, and staff at the University of Wisconsin Madison.
Dr. Torsheika Maddox leads a workshop on gaining confidence for networking.
This interactive workshop will give you tools to begin, or continue, engaging in conversations about diversity
in leadership at your workplace. On this journey we will explore the historical context of workplace
diversity; develop ideas and language to begin engaging in conversations about diversifying leadership in
your workplace; and call attention to the justifications for diversity.