Fostering Equity & Diversity in Faculty Recruitment

Fleetwood, Janet; Aebersold, Nancy
October 2010
Academic Leadership (15337812);2010, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p70
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the mission and functions of the Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC) in the U.S. It explains that HERC, which was founded by universities in California, aims to address faculty and staff recruitment issues as well as concerns about diversity and equity in the academia. Moreover , HERC develops web-based search engines to offer data on all job openings at member institutions and conducts meetings for human resources and faculty affairs administration.


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