Program Associate for Equity & Inclusion

Fordham University
Bronx, New York
Apr 05, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Program Associate for Equity & Inclusion

Office of the Chief Diversity Officer,

Special Assistant to the President for Diversity,

& Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs

Fordham University


Fordham University has an excellent reputation as a dynamic institution in the cultural heart of New York City.  Founded in 1841, Fordham enrolls more than 15,100 undergraduate and graduate students in its 10 Colleges and Schools

Fordham University’s newly created Office of the Chief Diversity Officer seeks a Program Associate for Equity & Inclusion to provide leadership and actively contribute toward an innovative and collaborative vision of diversity, equity and inclusion. Working with the CDO and key campus stakeholders, the Program Associate for Equity & Inclusion will create and implement programs and initiatives that address strategic priorities around diversity, equity and inclusion. We seek an experienced administrator who will serve as a key advisor and represent the CDO on and off campus, acting also as a liaison to campus stakeholders, alumni and residents of local communities in the Bronx and Manhattan. Candidates for the position require superb administrative and organizational skills, as well as knowledge of best practices, current scholarship, emerging trends and successful initiatives. For the full job description and how to submit your application, click here:

The ideal candidate will have 5-7 years administrative experience, preferably in a fast-paced academic setting working with students, faculty and administrators at all levels. A Bachelor’s Degree is required, with a Master’s Degree preferred, in higher education, counseling, sociology, or related field. Successful candidates should have a knowledge of and commitment to the goals of Jesuit Education.

Founded in 1841, Fordham is the Jesuit University of New York, offering exceptional education distinguished by the Jesuit tradition to more than 15,100 students in its four undergraduate colleges and its six graduate and professional schools.  It has residential campuses in the Bronx and Manhattan, a campus in West Harrison, N.Y., the Louis Calder Center Biological Field Station in Armonk, N.Y., and the London Centre at Heythrop College in the United Kingdom. 


Fordham University is committed to excellence through diversity and welcomes candidates of all backgrounds.


Fordham is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Women, People of Color, Veterans and Disabled Persons are especially encouraged to apply.