AAVC Trustee and Ad Hoc Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee Chair

Tyrone Forman ’92

Tyrone Forman ’92 (he/him/his)

Term of Service: 2021–2025

Additional AAVC Board Position

  • Nominating and Governance Committee Member

Additional Vassar Volunteer Experience

Chair, AAVC Ad Hoc Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee, 2020–present; director, AAVC Board of Directors, 2018–present; member, AAVC Board Nominating and Governance Committee, 2018–present; member, AAVC Board Career Networking Committee, 2018–2020; presenter, Alumnae/i College, Reunion 2017; member, African American Alumnae/i of Vassar College (AAAVC), 2005–present; member, Vassar Club of Chicago, 2003–2008; volunteer, Career Advisor Program, 1995–2006; class agent, Class of 1992, 1993-1997.

Professional/Community Experience

Professor, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2014–present; member, State of Illinois’ Traffic and Pedestrian Stop Data Use and Collection Task Force, 2020-present; member, Anti-racism Taskforce, Board of Trustees of Phillips Academy, 2020-present; board vice chair, Independent Voters of Illinois-Independent Precinct Organizations, 2019-present; board member, Chicago Community Trust Foundation’s African American Legacy Fund, 2018-present; board member, Institute for the Recruitment of Teachers, Phillips Andover Academy, 2015–present; editorial board member, Sociological Methodology, 2019–present; editorial board member, Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 2014–2018; member, Visiting Advisory Board for Diversity & Equity, Vanderbilt University, 2016–2018; associate chancellor and vice provost, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2014–2017; chair, Recruitment and Admissions Committee, Urban Serving Universities/Association of Public Land Grant Universities Biomedical Research Workforce Action Group, 2015–2016; associate professor, Emory University, 2008–2014; director, James Weldon Johnson Institute for the Study of Race & Difference, Emory University, 2012–2014; fellow, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, 2011–2012; visiting associate professor, Duke University, 2010–2011; book review editor, Du Bois Review: Social Science Research on Race, 2009–2014; editorial board member, Social Problems, 2008–2013; associate professor, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2004–2008; fellow, Research Institute of Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity, Stanford University, 2003–2004; assistant professor, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2000–2004.