Racism Hotline

Use the Anonymous form ("Hotline" button below) to let us know about issues of racism or bias here in MCDB so that we can improve our community.

We stand in solidarity with all who are speaking out against racial injustice.



This "Hotline" is accessible only to people affiliated with the MCDB Department. Only MCDB personnel are permitted to login and anonymity is guaranteed. If you are not affiliated with MCDB, you can report your concern to the University here (look for the Don't Ignore It link).

All messages are anonymized and reviewed by the MCDB department's committee for Equity & Justice. The E&J committee is composed of MCDB faculty, staff, and graduate students.

Current committee roster (2020-2021):

  • Edward Chuong (faculty)
  • Ken Krauter (faculty)
  • Lee Niswander (faculty, Dept Chair)
  • Jaime Birren (MCDB staff)
  • Tricia Nguyen (MCDB graduate student)
  • Giancarlo Bruni (MCDB graduate student)
  • Liza Brusman (MCDB graduate student)