Multicultural Resource Center

Office for Institutional Diversity

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The Multicultural Resource Center is led by a Director and a team of student staff who serve as Peer Navigators, Coordinators, and Peer Mentors.

Associate Dean for Institutional Diversity & Director of the Multicultural Resource Center

Jessika-ChiJessika Chi, PhD
Office: Student Center 110
Phone: 503-517-5065

The associate dean serves the office for institutional diversity by implementing and coordinating various programs and initiatives focused on student retention and success. The associate dean oversees the Multicultural Resource Center and Students for Education, Equity, and Direct Service (SEEDS) Community Engagement. Dr. Chi has over 12 years of experience in higher education and student affairs. She obtained her Ph.D. in Education and Leadership from Pacific University and holds a M.A. in Educational Administration and Leadership, Student Affairs. As the MRC Director, she leads a team of student staff members to provide culturally-relevant programming, services, and events. The MRC strives to remain a student-centered and student-driven space. The MRC student staff lead programmatic efforts, plan cultural events, provide peer-to-peer support, and facilitate discussions related to identity, culture, privilege, power, and social justice.

How to Find Us!

Location: Student Center Building
(Reed College, 3203 SE Woodstock Blvd, Portland, OR 97202)
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5pm