Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren't found together anywhere else. If you're curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.
DIVERSITY OFFICER , Aeronautics and Astronautics (AeroAstro) , to develop a diverse and inclusive culture in the AeroAstro community, while working with partners to harness resources that grow this culture. Will work with the community to implement best practices that strengthen inclusion around race, gender, disabilities, sexuality, nationality, social class, and religion among the AeroAstro faculty, students, and administration; implement and update--in concert with the Diversity, Inclusion and Innovation Committee--the Strategic Plan on Diversity and Inclusion and work with AeroAstro Resource Development to identify and raise resources needed to advance its diversity and inclusivity; and create policy, identify and help develop resources, and implement and evaluate actions within the department.
REQUIRED : a bachelor's degree; at least five years of professional work experience and a track record of leading diversity and inclusion efforts in higher education; knowledge of laws, regulations, and guidelines related to affirmative action and civil rights enforcement; excellent organizational, analytical, problem solving, and oral and written communication skills; and the ability to manage multiple complex projects and work collaboratively across teams. A master's degree or doctorate with coursework in higher education administration, human resources, social justice, or cultural diversity is preferred. Demonstrated strategic and tactical approaches to diversity and inclusion desirable, as is experience scaling projects to achieve maximum impact. Job #17190-P
The appointment will be for one year with opportunity for annual renewal.
Internal Number: 17190
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