On January 4, 2021, Emily Babb joined the University as Associate Vice Chancellor of Equal Opportunity and Title IX/Title IX Coordinator. She comes to DU from the University of Virginia, where she was the Assistant Vice President for Title IX Compliance/Title IX Coordinator and Interim Associate Vice President for Equal Opportunity and Civil Rights. Prior to joining higher education, Emily spent 12 years with the Department of Education Office for Civil Rights overseeing civil rights investigations of elementary, secondary, and postsecondary institutions.

At DU, Emily oversees the University’s Office of Equal Opportunity and Title IX, a unit in the Office of Chancellor, which is responsible for responding to and investigating reports of discrimination, harassment, and gender-based violence; educating the University community on the University’s discrimination and harassment policies and procedures; supporting the University’s Affirmative Action Plans; providing guidance on ADA accessibility; and responding to and assisting in providing  ADA workplace accommodations. She is looking forward to working collaboratively with the University community. To learn more about the Office of Equal Opportunity and Title IX and the revised Procedures or to schedule a training/presentation, please contact Emily at Emily.babb@du.edu.