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Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

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Published 12 days ago

Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Columbia’s Graduate School of Journalism is seeking an inaugural Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI). Reporting to senior leadership, the Director will oversee the School’s DEI efforts to ensure a community that welcomes and respects all. This individual will create sustainable structures to advance DEI, drive a culture of inclusion and belonging, and lead efforts to advance the conversation.


This position will be responsible for implementing the School’s strategic plan for addressing needs of historically underrepresented groups and facilitating engagement and education on matters of diversity, equity, and inclusion across the School. This role will lead the development and implementation of proactive diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives, assessing outcomes and building on best practices.


The Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion will support, initiate, manage, and promote policies, programs, and events that promote DEI among staff, faculty, and students and the broader Journalism School community, with special emphasis on ensuring equal opportunities for underrepresented minorities. In this role the incumbent will handle a variety of complex administrative and confidential matters relating to current faculty, staff, researchers, and students, working with colleagues across the School, University, and the public.


A bachelor’s degree is required, as well as a minimum of 5–7 years’ related experience.

A background in and passion for diversity, equity, and inclusion and the desire to work in a start-up phase is preferred. Understanding of and experience in diversity programming and DEI initiatives in academic environments is helpful.


To apply and learn additional information about this position and requirements, please visit: 

http://opportunities.columbia.edu/cw/en-us/job/520169?lApplicationSubSourceID=


Columbia University is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating and supporting a community diverse in every way: race, ethnicity, geography, religion, academic and extracurricular interest, family circumstance, sexual orientation, gender identity, socioeconomic background, and more. 

Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Columbia’s Graduate School of Journalism is seeking an inaugural Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI). Reporting to senior leadership, the Director will oversee the School’s DEI…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Location

On-site
New York, NY, USA

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