Ronald B. Scott is the Associate Vice President for Institutional Diversity and an Associate Professor in the Department of Media and Culture at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Scott joined Miami in 1988 after earning a doctorate in communication from the University of Utah. During his tenure at Miami, he has developed several courses related to issues of diversity, including one that is now part of the Mosaic Program for first-year students, and the I am Miami/Love and Honor initiative. Scott served as a faculty-teaching associate in the Center for Enhancement of Learning and Teaching, where he facilitated multiple Faculty Learning Communities for understanding and developing an inclusive campus climate. He has presented at national conventions and published articles on topics related to media and diversity. Scott has been recognized by Miami as a Distinguished Educator and was given the Effective Educator Award by the Alumni Association. A full-time administrator since 2009, Scott continues to teach, and is currently the Miami Faculty Athlete Representative.