Associate Director, Global Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in the Office of Admissions
Jannatul Pramanik (she/her/hers) is the Associate Director, Global Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in the Office of Admissions, and works closely with Christian West, Senior Director of Global Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Recruiting, in focusing on diversity pipelines for the Full-Time MBA program. Prior to Darden, she was the Assistant Director of Multicultural Student Services in Student Affairs at UVA where she worked specifically to support students of diverse marginalized backgrounds and provided University wide social justice educational opportunities. Her previous roles gave her experience in intersectional community-based outreach, support, programming, social justice education, project management and assessment, and strategic planning. Jannatul was born in Bangladesh and has lived in Virginia her whole life, calling Charlottesville home for the past decade. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Spanish Literature and Culture and her Master of Public Health with Concentration of Health Policy, Law & Ethics at the University of Virginia. Jannatul has a passion for creating a welcoming, holistic environment where all individuals feel they belong. Jannatul is excited to transition to the admissions side to help create a sense of belonging with the interactions between Darden and potential students. In her free time, Jannatul is an avid hiker, foodie, traveler & professional photographer. She also enjoys spending time with her pets, Senna (her cat) and Maru (her husky pup)!