Director of Pathway and Pre-Doctoral Programs

About Vicki

Vicki L. Bonds, M.S., M.Ed. is the Director of Pipeline and Pre-Doctoral Programs for the Indiana University School of Medicine. She is also the Director of the Master of Science in Medical Science Program within the IU School of Medicine. Vicki earned masters’ degrees in Higher Education and Student Affairs and in Counseling and Counselor Education. Vicki is currently a doctoral student in the Urban Education Studies Ph.D. program at the Indiana University School of Education-Indianapolis.


Much of Vicki’s research and work focuses on historically under-represented and diverse college students’ experiences, learning, retention, and post-baccalaureate success and achievement. She serves on several advisory and executive committees, including the IUPUI Black Faculty and Staff Council Executive Team, Indiana Area Health Education Centers Network Advisory Committee and the American Association of Blacks in Higher Education Board.