Faculty & Staff
The Division of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion promotes multi-cultural awareness through educational collaborations with faculty and staff to train students for ethical leadership for a diverse and globally competitive workforce.
Faculty Search Commitee Training Required
Recent revisions to TTU OP 32.16, “Faculty Recruitment Procedure,” require all faculty search committee members to attend a half-day Workshop hosted by the Office of Institutional Diversity, which has scheduled virtual Workshops during the Spring 2021 semester to train faculty search committee members.
Faculty Search Commitee Workshops
Section 2.a.(7) of Texas Tech Operating Policy & Procedure 32.16, “Faculty Recruitment Procedure,” requires all faculty search committee members to complete a half-day Faculty Search Committee Workshop hosted by the Office of Institutional Diversity. To help faculty search committee members comply with this new requirement, the OID has scheduled virtual Workshops during the 2021 Spring semester. Workshops will be held on the following dates at the noted times:
- Friday, Jan. 29, 8:30 a.m. – Noon;
- Thursday, Feb. 11, 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.;
- Wednesday, Feb. 24, 8:30 a.m. – Noon;
- Tuesday, Mar. 9, 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.;
- Friday, Mar. 26, 8:30 a.m. – Noon;
- Thursday, Apr. 8, 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.;
- Wednesday, Apr. 21, 8:30 a.m. – Noon.
Faculty Search Committee members can go to https://www.depts.ttu.edu/diversity/institutional-diversity/ to register for a virtual Faculty Search Committee Workshop hosted by the Office of Institutional Diversity. For more information or questions, please contact:
Dr. Ashley Gonzales, OID Senior Director
Paul S. Ruiz, Lead Administrator
Faculty Search Resources
If you have diverse candidates visiting TTU and they wish to meet with our affinity groups of faculty and/or students (i.e., Women's & Gender Studies, Black faculty/students, Hispanic faculty/students, Asian faculty/students, LGBTQIA faculty/students, Native American faculty/students) please reach out to the Division of Diversity at firstname.lastname@example.org
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