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Writing a Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

June 14, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

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Event Series Event Series: Academic Job Search Series
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Come discuss how to approach writing the diversity statement sometimes requested as part of academic faculty or postdoctoral job applications. We will share examples and guidance from Cornell and other colleges and universities and prompt you to think about ways in which you do, or could, contribute to a university’s mission.

Facilitators: Christine Holmes, Director of Postdoctoral Studies; Colleen McLinn, Associate Dean for Professional Development, Cornell Graduate School; Derina Samuel, Associate Director for Graduate Student Development, Center for Teaching Innovation

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Co-sponsored by the Office of Postdoctoral Studies and Future Faculty and Academic Careers, as part of the Graduate School’s Academic Job Search Series.


Careers - Academic, Diversity & Inclusion, Writing Support
Focus Area
Build Your Skills
Transferable Skills
Communications, Teaching & Mentoring
Graduate School, CIRTL at Cornell, Graduate Office of Postdoctoral Studies
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