Community-Building Activities

OREGON STATE ADVANCE's community-building activities address all three dimensions of oppression by bringing faculty together in productive ways to support one another, find common ground, and facilitate collaborations, including those to effect structural changes at the university.


  • Co-Chair, Sarina Saturn, Assistant Professor, School of Psychological Science
  • Co-Chair, Lisa Gaines, Director, Institute for Natural Resources
  • Wendy Aaron, Assistant Professor, College of Education
  • Kelly Benoit-Bird, Professor, College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences
  • Juyun Lim, Associate Professor, Food Science and Technology
  • Monique Udell, Assistant Professor, Animal and Rangeland Sciences