Ryan Forms Search Committee to Hire Next VP for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 00:00 -- mes3xg


University of Virginia President Jim Ryan has established a committee to begin the search for UVA’s next vice president for diversity, equity and inclusion. Reporting to the president and serving as a member of his cabinet, the vice president works closely with senior leaders, faculty, staff, students, community members and other stakeholders to develop and execute strategies that advance UVA’s inclusive excellence. The Office for Diversity and Equity provides a place to consolidate, support, communicate and guide the University’s efforts in these areas. It also promotes a University climate and culture that incorporates cultural competency and continuous learning about the varieties of human difference. Dr. Marcus Martin, who has announced his retirement, will stay on in the position until a successor is named. (READ MORE)

Source: UVA Today (Anne E. Bromley)