Director of Community and Inclusion - Yale School of Management

Employer
Yale University
Location
New Haven, Connecticut
Salary
Salary is commensurate with experience.
Posted
Oct 16, 2018
Ref
50854BR
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Yale University offers exciting opportunities for achievement and growth in New Haven, Connecticut. Conveniently located between Boston and New York, New Haven is the creative capital of Connecticut with cultural resources that include three major museums, a critically-acclaimed repertory theater, state-of-the-art concert hall, and world-renowned schools of Architecture, Art, Drama, and Music.

Yale School of Management
Director of Community and Inclusion

The Director of Community and Inclusion will work collaboratively across the Yale MBA leadership team and with key partners across the school, the university, and externally to increase the diversity of the student body, infuse the core values of diversity and inclusion into the student experience and promote access to business education. Collaborate in the development and implementation of a strategic plan to Increase outreach, recruitment, and matriculation, especially from backgrounds traditionally underrepresented in business. Plan and execute recruiting and yield events and activities aimed at underrepresented populations. Support MBA and Masters Programs in delivering student services that are attentive to the needs and promote the academic success of students of color. Steward the school’s network of relationships and partnerships w/external organizations, agencies and community partners. Work collaboratively within the Programs and w/faculty advisory committees to integrate student development learning outcomes that result in increased awareness for and appreciation of diversity and deepening of diverse perspectives in the Yale School of Management curriculum and community. Work collaboratively with colleagues to develop a school-wide culture that exemplifies shared value for community and diversity and provides a supportive and stimulating learning environment. Stay current on and document policies, laws and legal matters that relate to diversity recruitment; educate admissions team.  Work w/Programs, Admissions and Communications to develop and implement effective communication strategies. Participate in standard admissions activities and work cooperatively with Program department leaders to follow-up with prospective and newly admitted students from underrepresented groups. Develop and administer pre-MBA program to promote access to business education and assist the matriculation of students from non-traditional and underrepresented populations. Participate in standard Academic Affairs & Student Life activities such as Orientation and Commencement programming, affinity club events, community dialog sessions. Maintain contact with student’s post-graduation and identify corporate sponsorship opportunities, to develop and execute plans to maximize corporate support and build a network of recurring corporate involvement. Effectively manage the fiscal resources allocated to diversity initiatives.

Required: Bachelor’s degree and five years of related experience with progressive responsibility in educational administration or related corporate roles with direct experience in one or more of: admissions, recruitment, or diversity programming. Demonstrated commitment to diversity and experience with and/or serving diverse populations and exceptional interpersonal, presentation, and communications skills required. Ability to travel regularly and work evenings and weekends. Preferred: Advanced degree and global orientation; experience working across countries and regions, and fluency in more than one language.

Application: For more information and immediate consideration, please apply online at https://bit.ly/2NPWm9r.  Please be sure to reference this website when applying for this position.

We invite you to discover the excitement, diversity, rewards and excellence of a career at Yale University. One of the country's great workplaces, Yale University offers exciting opportunities for meaningful accomplishment and true growth. Our benefits package is among the best anywhere, with a wide variety of insurance choices, liberal paid time off, fantastic family and educational benefits, a variety of retirement benefits, extensive recreational facilities, and much more.
 

Yale University considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.

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