Dean of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
Juniata College is pleased to welcome applications for the role of Dean of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (Dean of EDI). Reporting to the Executive Director of Human Resources and sitting on the Senior Leadership Team (Cabinet), the Dean of EDI serves as the senior diversity officer for the College, with the responsibility for developing and implementing a comprehensive plan for furthering diversity, equity and inclusion by leading and coordinating efforts to create a diverse, inclusive and welcoming environment.
Juniata College believes in and embraces the liberal arts and as such, encourages and seeks mutual benefit through diversity of thought and approach which enriches the academic community, as well as the lives of its students and colleagues. Juniata College is committed to creating a welcoming community supported by relationships based on collaboration and mutual respect. The College endeavors to create an inclusive learning environment where members with different perspectives and backgrounds can learn, contribute, and thrive.
Requirements: a master’s degree from an accredited college or university with 5-8 years of experience related to diversity, equity and inclusion (advanced degree preferred); well-organized and self-directed individual who exhibits a high level of integrity that inspires trust and confidence; and knowledge of current diversity trends/issues with a clear understanding of the importance of an inclusive and diverse environment in a comprehensive higher education or similar setting.
Juniata College is being assisted by the partners of Hyatt-Fennell. Application materials should be submitted to Juniata@Hyatt-Fennell.com. Applications include a letter of interest, a current résumé, a Diversity Statement that addresses how your past and/or potential contributions to diversity will support Juniata College’s Diversity Statement and contact information for five professional references. All applications and nominations will be considered highly confidential. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.
Robert Head or Cheryl Hyatt
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