Research in Equity Antiracism Diversity and Inclusion

READI Team

Chiara Ferarri

Chiara Ferrari
Director

Meriam Library 458A
Phone: 530-898-5778(opens in new window)
Email: cfferrari@csuchico.edu(opens in new window)

Chiara Ferrari is the Director of Faculty Development and the founder of the READI hub. She is also a Professor in the Department of Media Arts, Design, and Technology and the coordinator for the “Quality Learning and Teaching” (QLT) program.

Her academic research interests include the study of dubbing and global media formats and film-induced tourism.

Rachel Teasdale

Rachel Teasdale
Coordinator

Science Building 228
Phone: 530-898-5547(opens in new window)
Email: rteasdale@csuchico.edu(opens in new window)

Rachel Teasdale is a geologist in Earth and Environmental Sciences, where she teaches introductory and majors courses. Her research ranges from curriculum design to support student learning and faculty professional development, to lava flow emplacement processes and the origin of mafic magmas.

Rachel joined the READI Hub in summer 2022 to focus on supporting new faculty and developing projects and funding that support EDI practices in Chico State courses and across campus.


Equity Fellows

Alisa Wade

Alisa Wade
History

Grazyne Tresoldi

Grazyne Tresoldi
Agriculture

Jamie Gunderson

Jamie Gunderson
Education

Alisa Wade

Josie Blagrave
Kinesiology

Katie Oesau

Katie Oesau
Business

Mark Faaita

Mark Faaita
Communication Studies

Tina Hanson-Lewis

Tina Hanson-Lewis
Chemistry and Biochemistry


Support Staff

Rebecca Nelson

Rebecca Nelson
Administrative Analyst/Specialist

Meriam Library 458
530-898-5210(opens in new window)
ranelson@csuchico.edu(opens in new window)

Camryn Hamilton

Camryn Hamilton
Student Assistant

Meriam Library 458
530-898-3094(opens in new window)
fdev@csuchico.edu(opens in new window)
Office's General Contact

Nicolas Ramos

Nicolas Ramos
Student Assistant

Meriam Library 458
530-898-3094(opens in new window)
fdev@csuchico.edu(opens in new window)
Office's General Contact

Thilini Rathnayake

Thilini Rathnayake
Student Assistant

Meriam Library 458
530-898-3094(opens in new window)
fdev@csuchico.edu(opens in new window)
Office's General Contact