Assistant Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

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Sarah Lawrence is a residential liberal arts college located on a beautiful campus in Bronxville, NY just a 30-minute train ride from New York City. The College is well known for its excellence in the arts and in writing and has produced multiple winners of the Pulitzer Prize, MacArthur “Genius” grants, PEN/Faulkner and Pushcart Prizes, as well as Tony, Emmy, Bessie, Golden Globe, Obie, Grammy, Screen Actors’ Guild, and Academy awards.

This position works in partnership with the Assistant Dean of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the implementation and management of comprehensive programming and student organization advisement to foster a diverse and inclusive environment on campus. The Assistant Director works in a highly collaborative manner to facilitate intersection among all students and student groups to promote intercultural understanding. Qualifications of the position will include a required bachelor’s degree (a master’s degree in higher education, college personnel administration or related field preferred), strong organizational skills, detail oriented, ability to multi-task, good oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work effectively with cross-departmental teams.

Nominations and Applications

To assure full consideration, applications should be received by Monday, June 17, 2019 and include a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, and five professional references with e-mail addresses and phone numbers. References will not be contacted without prior authorization from the applicant. Applications should be sent electronically (MS Word or PDF format) to:

The search committee will begin a review of applications immediately and continue work until an appointment is made. AGB Search welcomes nominators and prospective candidates to contact:

Dr. Kim Bobby, Executive Search Consultant, / (253) 862-7738 

Dr. Loren Anderson, Executive Search Consultant, / (253) 223-3566

Sarah Lawrence College is an Equal Opportunity Employer