Carl Darnell

Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion; Director, Balfour Scholars Program; Academic Specialist

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; Office of the Dean; Holmes Scholars Program
Research Areas:
Historically Black Colleges and Universities, inter-institutional partnerships, Black student experiences
ED 2006
(812) 856-8233

About Me

Carl Darnell is the Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the School of Education at Indiana University Bloomington. Darnell began working in higher education in 2007 and has been with Indiana University since 2017.

Darnell's research focuses on the histories of post-secondary institutions and investing the experiences of hyperraced students in college. Serving in roles from admissions counselor and residence hall director to associate instructor and assistant dean, Darnell strives to create equitable environments for students, staff, and faculty to flourish.

Darnell earned his undergraduate degree in computer science at Tennessee State University, a graduate degree in education administration at Tennessee State University, and his Ph.D. in higher education from Indiana University.

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