1. Provide leadership, coordination, consultation, assistance, strategic oversight, and direction regarding all DEI matters. Collaborate with YSPH community members to provide leadership in the creation, implementation, and ongoing evaluation of the school's DEI plans. Update YSPH DEI goals and objectives as changes occur. Lead YSPH-level implementation for Yale University-wide DEI goals. 2. Develop and recommend policy, procedure, and structural improvements that remove barriers to student, faculty, and staff success. 3. Cultivate and promote inclusive learning and work environments that encourage and support DEI initiatives such as organizational-wide DEI workshops, multicultural and appreciation events, and advocacy for faculty, staff, student and/or alumni affinity groups. 4. Partner with the Associate Dean for DEI, department chairs, and faculty to support the strategic development and implementation of inclusive curricula and pedagogical practices. 5. Work with YSPH senior leadership to develop strategies and opportunities to recruit and retain a diverse student body, faculty, and staff workforce. 6. Develop metrics and dashboards to ensure accountability, tracking, and monitoring of DEI efforts. Work closely with relevant offices in use of data tools (e.g., campus climate survey, demographic data, student completion and employment data, etc.) to compile reports that create benchmarks and assess institutional progress regarding DEI efforts. Identify and coordinate appropriate actions (referral, trainings, and counsel) for any identified trends or patterns identified. 7. Develop dynamic and intentional DEI programs and initiatives for faculty, staff, and students that adequately address the educational and social needs of our community. 8. Develop and implement employee professional development to support equity and multicultural competencies, and an ability to work and thrive in an increasingly diverse academic community. 9. Serve as a member of the Leadership Team in responding to emerging issues, ideas, and challenges impacting YSPH's ability to effectively move forward with DEI efforts. 10. Collaborate with the YSPH Office of Student and External Affairs to develop materials to promote DEI goals and successes. 11. Utilize knowledge of federal, state, and local laws, rules, regulations, policies, and procedures to work with the Associate Dean for DEI to facilitate appropriate resolution to reports of bias-related incidents, including working with faculty and preceptors. 12. Work with the AP MPH Program faculty director to manage the admission process, in coordination with the director of admissions at YSPH. Participate in recruitment events, in collaboration with the career services office at YSPH. 13. Lead communication efforts for programs through social media accounts. Create marketing, public relations, and development efforts/strategy with the Assistant Dean of Public Relations. 14. Develop and create reports as needed. 15. Perform additional projects and assignments as needed.
Preferred Education: Terminal degree. Proven experience with DEI work. Experience in higher education. Proven ability to fulfill the National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education (NADOHE)'s Standards. Experience in grant submissions, organizational change, facilitation, recruitment, retention, training, development, implementation, and evaluation of programs.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Terminal degree. Proven experience with DEI work. Experience in higher education. Proven ability to fulfill the National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education (NADOHE)'s Standards. Experience in grant submissions, organizational change, facilitation, recruitment, retention, training, development, implementation, and evaluation of programs.
Required Skill/ability 5: Proficiency with Windows and Microsoft products - Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint, web-based applications and social media platforms.
Posting Position Title: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Program Mgr. YSPH
Required Skill/ability 3: Excellent organizational, planning, community organizing, leadership and coalition-building skills in order to represent programs in multiple contexts.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Program Manager for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Required Skill/ability 1: Well-developed written and oral communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders to craft and articulate messages for various audiences.
Required Skill/ability 4: Well-developed knowledge of best practices in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion to create and sustain an environment of mutual respect and inclusive work and learning environments for faculty, staff, and students.
Required Skill/ability 2: Ability to handle stressful, challenging and emotional situations, and create thoughtful, fair, and institutionally aligned responses.
Bachelor's degree in a related field and at least 4 years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 60295BR
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