BaCE: Search Committee Training for Faculty and Staff

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

The Faculty and Staff Search Committee Training provides participants with tools and resources to:

  1. Ensure equity and diversity across all stages of the search process.
  2. Expand capacity and re-envision the search process as an opportunity to attract and retain talent from diverse and underrepresented communities.
  3. Identify and eliminate implicit and cognitive bias that occur during screening and evaluation of faculty and staff candidates. 
  4. Challenge the status quo and examine assumptions of “fit” and competence in accordance with a philosophy of Inclusive Excellence.
  5. Become change agents in their departments and transform the hiring process.

Prerequisite: IDI pre-assessment
Facilitators: Obie Ford III, Renny Christopher
Maximum Number of Participants: 30
This is a Group 3 workshop.

Register for Search Committee Training

Location: 
Library, Room 240
Who can participate: 
WSU Vancouver faculty and staff

Event accessibility

If you have a disability that requires special materials, services or assistance, contact the Access Center at 360-546-9238 or van.access.center@wsu.edu as soon as possible to discuss your specific needs.