Our Mission and Vision:
As the first American research university, we have a long history of training the best and brightest scholars, engineers and innovators who impact their local and global communities. Diversity is fundamental to our mission of discovery and innovation. The School of Engineering taken steps to expand DEI efforts and develop infrastructure to sustain diversity progress. Furthermore, we have articulated a 10-year plan for achieving preeminence. Critical to the pursuit of pre-eminence is creating a culture that prioritizes inclusion, attracts diverse talent, and provides opportunities for all members of our community to succeed. To realize our full promise and to transform our culture, all members of our community must engage in DEI efforts and work together to foster an equitable and inclusive environment.


Meet our Assistant Dean for Diversity and Inclusion

Darlene Saporu served as the diversity and inclusion leader for the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences and the Whiting School of Engineering for five years before being named the assistant dean for diversity and inclusion exclusively for Hopkins Engineering in January of 2022.