"Thank you for providing practical, realistic ideas and resources for our good work in diversifying our campus faculty and staff! Keep me posted on any and all other programs/resources you may offer down the road."
-St. Charles Community College
HR Diverse Faculty/Staff Recruitment
The only certification of this kind in the entire country since 2006!
The certification explores strategies in locating, recruiting and retaining diverse candidates for faculty, staff and administrative positions at your college or university.
There is a limit of 12 attendees per venue to facilitate personalized discussion on immediate and long-term diversity techniques.
Having conducted over 3,000 trainings since 2006, Sonel Y. Shropshire has become one of the most recognized and respected experts in the diversity, inclusion and equity arena.
Shropshire served as Assistant Dean for several academic institutions, including UCLA, Loyola Marymount University, Texas Wesleyan University, Stetson University and the University of Florida. In working with nearly 65% of U.S. colleges and universities, he is touted for his comprehensive insight on diversity recruitment of faculty, staff and students, faculty selection committee development and inclusion training for academic professionals overall.
"Great presentation! I think this strategy could be and should be implemented with finding faculty/staff to support programming/courses in PCE. The Fact Patterns discussed were timely and powerful thoughts."
-Oklahoma City University
"Thank you for your fresh insights and providing a good learning and sharing opportunity. I really value the experience, and I’m eager to begin implementing some of the material learned."
-University of Tennessee
"I really enjoyed the material. It was great. Thank you for providing these types of courses and making them available."
- North Carolina State University
Certification Course Agenda:
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. - Check-In and Breakfast
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. - Enhancing Your Diversity Recruitment Infrastructure and Establishing Buy-In
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - Creating Diversity Statements and Institutional Snapshots
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Job Descriptions: How to Post, What to Post and Where to Post
12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m. - Lunch
12:45 p.m.- 1:45 p.m. - Developing Faculty/Staff Applicant Feeder Programs with HBCUs, HSIs and Tribal Colleges
1:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Enhancing Your Faculty Selection Committee Diversity Training
Registration cost: $835 per person*
*Purchase orders are not accepted as this is a limited space, premier event.
Certification Course Workbook
Official Certificate in Diverse Faculty/Staff Recruitment
Diverse Faculty/Staff Recruitment Handbook
Continental Breakfast and Lunch