Category: Professionals of Color

Professionals of Color

Get to Know a Higher Ed Professional: Dr. Carmen Suarez, Southern Illinois…

The "Get to Know a Higher Ed Professional" series features people...

Professionals of Color

Write Your Diversity Statement in Four Steps

The diversity, or inclusion, statement is becoming a staple of the...

Professionals of Color

Defining and Finding Your Mentor(s)

Mentorship is a multi-faceted relationship with many benefits for the mentee:...

Professionals of Color

I Don’t Know How to Talk About Race: How to Prepare Yourself…

Have you engaged in conversations about race at your workplace? If...

Professionals of Color
Hand writing Pay Equity on piece of paper

7 Tips for Improving Pay Equity

Transparency in salaries and compensation is one way to help close...

Professionals of Color

Surviving and Thriving in the Academy

Working in higher education is a marathon, not a sprint. It...

Professionals of Color

How To Determine if a School or University Is Truly Committed to…

The job seems perfect. You’re being courted by a top-notch university....

Professionals of Color
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Telling Your Story When Applying for Higher Ed Jobs

How can you define, and confidently communicate, your professional story to...

Professionals of Color

What is Imposter Syndrome and How Can You Overcome It?

Imposter Syndrome is a psychological phenomenon whereby a person has serious...

Professionals of Color
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Leading Diverse Teams in Higher Ed

Higher education departments and teams are more diverse than ever.  But now...