About Me

Carl Darnell is the Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the School of Education at Indiana University Bloomington. Darnell is also the director of the Balfour Scholars Program and founding director of the College, Culture, and Careers Academy. Darnell's research focuses on Historically Black College and University inter-institutional partnerships, Black and Latinx student experiences in higher education, and the high school to college transition for Black, Hispanic/Latinx, and indigenous students.

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.