The Equity Center

A UVA Democracy Initiative center for the redress of inequity through community-engaged scholarship

Grounded Theory of Structural Racism & Poverty

Develop and disseminate new theoretical contributions to community-engagement scholarship. During the next three years, the Equity Center will focus its contribution on improving the understanding of how to measure and translate knowledge into effective interventions that will impact the adverse effect that structural racism and poverty have on outcomes.

Research Practice Partnerships
Community Directors: Don Gathers & Lehman Bates
Faculty Directors: Dayna Matthew & Sophie Trawalter