Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI)
Office of the President
Posted Thursday, June 25, 2020
JOB TITLE: Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI)
POSITION NUMBER: DR6614-00
HIRING SUPERVISOR: President
DIVISION: Office of the President
DEPARTMENT: Office of the President
JOB DUTIES: The Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) is responsible for coordinating efforts to establish “Diversity” and “Inclusive Excellence” as core values throughout all aspects of the University community, business practices and programming and in support of the University’s commitment to equal opportunity and affirmative action. The Director of DEI reports to the President and serves in an advisory role to the President and various units across campus. Working with units at all levels of the institution, the Director of DEI promotes consistency of diversity processes and procedures to positively impact organizational effectiveness, employee and student development, and community relations. The Director of DEI coordinates diversity-oriented programs and initiatives, including the development and implementation of a strategic plan for diversity in line with the University’s long range plan.
QUALIFICATIONS: A master’s degree from an accredited institution, preferably in behavioral sciences, human resources management, communication, human relations, education, or other relevant discipline is required.
Five years of demonstrated leadership and experience in advancing diversity, inclusion and multiculturalism within a complex organization is required. Experience leading or participating in significant organizational change is required. Experience leading a team of professional staff, serving as an internal resource and consultant, and working collaboratively with a wide array of persons is required. Administrative experience in education is preferred.
Lawrence Technological University (LTU) conducts pre-employment screening on initial candidates for all positions, which may include but is not limited to, a criminal background check, verification of academic credentials, license, certifications, and/or verification of work history.
Lawrence Technological University is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and list of three references with contact information, via email to email@example.com