Meredith Raimondo


  • Associate Professor of Comparative American Studies


PhD, Emory University, 1999
MA, Emory University, 1997
BA, Brown University, 1991


Meredith Raimondo joined the Oberlin community in 2003 as one of the original professors in the newly formed Department of Comparative American Studies. She has taught courses spanning the themes of gender and sexuality, race and ethnicity studies, social justice, and HIV/AIDS. In 2014, she was recognized with Oberlin’s Excellence in Teaching Award.

Raimondo has served previously as dean of students, special assistant to the president for equity, inclusion, and diversity, and Title IX coordinator.

Fall 2021

The Coalition of the Future: How We Combat White Nationalism and Weave the Fabric of Democracy — CAST 231


Meredith Raimondo Appointed VP and Dean of Students

November 2, 2016

Meredith Raimondo has been appointed vice president and dean of students after filling the position on an interim basis since July 2016. She will lead Oberlin’s division of student life that supports students by creating more seamless connections between curricular and cocurricular experiences.

In Their Own Words

March 12, 2014

Oberlin OnCampus asked the six recipients of Oberlin’s 2013-14 Excellence in Teaching Award what the recognition means to them.