Saturday, December 1, 2018
POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT -- DIRECTOR FOR INCLUSION AND DIVERSITY EDUCATION
Saint Louis University School of Law seeks a Director for Inclusion and Diversity Education. Nurturing and working collaboratively with faculty, staff, and students to create a diverse and inclusive environment are integral parts of the mission of the School of Law. We seek an individual who is passionate about diversity, equity and inclusion, deeply committed to social justice, and dedicated to supporting and increasing the diversity of the students, faculty, and staff. The Director will hold the faculty title of Instructor, with a full-time, twelve-month appointment.
While the responsibility to promote an environment that is welcoming and inclusive for all students is shared by the entire community, the Director will play a leadership role in guiding the institution with respect to inclusion and diversity. The successful candidate will have autonomy and support to pursue initiatives that promote the multicultural awareness and cultural fluency of all members of the law school community and to bring attention to traditional structures of power. As a member of the full-time faculty the Director will report directly to the Dean and will work closely with the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, the Office of Admission, the Office of Student Services, the Academic Resource Center, and other members of the law school leadership team.
We seek candidates with at least 3-5 years of relevant experience in diversity and inclusion work. Experience in higher education is also strongly preferred. A J.D., Ed.D., Ph.D. or other terminal degree is required; a J.D. is preferred. The position will remain posted until filled. The full position description is at https://jobs.slu.edu. Applications should be submitted online at https://jobs.slu.edu.
For additional information please contact:
Professor Amy Sanders
Associate Director and Instructor
Saint Louis University School of Law
100 N. Tucker Blvd. | St. Louis, MO 63101
314-977-8176 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Jonathan C. Smith
Vice President for
Saint Louis University
221 N. Grand Blvd. | St. Louis, MO 63103
SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW is a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, social justice, community engagement, research, and service located in the city of St. Louis. As a social justice institution in an urban setting, the School of Law recognizes a distinctive, mission-driven responsibility to engage with the community and to seek justice, as we train and educate the future leaders of the bench and bar.
SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, gender identity, or other non-merit factors. We welcome and encourage applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities (including disabled veterans). If accommodations are needed for completing the application and/or with the interviewing process, please contact Human Resources at 314-977-5847.