Where to Find Under-Represented Minority Faculty Candidates for Your Search

Your search to find diverse faculty candidates for open positions within your departments should start long before the actual position becomes available. It is critical to create pipelines for under-represented under graduate, graduate and post-doctoral candidates to flow into tenured faculty positions.

Recommended Strategies to increase the Participation of Under represented Groups in STEM. Although this artcile concentrates on STEM disciplines, it is pertinent to ALL disciplines.

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Search Committees, particularly in the STEM disciplines, are often under the misguided assumption that there are very few women and/or underrepresented minority candidates in the recruitment pool. The University of Washington and UC Davis offer a number of excellent strategies and resources for search committees to ensure that the candidate pool is diverse.

Diversity Recruiting Resources

 The University of Washington's Resources for Hiring a Diverse Faculty

UWAdvance

ADVANCE UC Davis resource page to broaden the candidate pool

 Advance UC Davis

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