The Office of Institutional Diversity is seeking an Assistant Director of Outreach. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, professional faculty position.
The Assistant Director is a key member of the Office of Institutional Diversity (OID) team, and has three highly impactful roles that advance the university's strategic diversity, equity and inclusion goals:
First, in collaboration with the Director for Institutional Education for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, the Assistant Director is responsible for designing and delivering educational programming to advance the Office of Institutional Diversity's guidance for diversity learning. Areas of responsibility include educational programming for students and student organizations, and university-wide professional development experiences.
Second, the Assistant Director is responsible for designing and leading signature university-wide OID outreach initiatives, events, and programs, including the annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration, and educational campaigns.
Third, in collaboration with the Assistant Vice President for Strategic Diversity Initiatives, the Assistant Director is responsible for the coordination and administration of the university's Reported Bias Incident Response Protocol, and the operational coordination of the university's interdisciplinary Bias Response Team. Areas of responsibility include day-to-day case management of reported incidents, designing and implementing educational interventions, collaboration with partner offices, and assessment of reported bias incident data.
The Assistant Director will join a university community actively engaged in building more diverse, equitable, inclusive and socially just learning and working environments at its main campus in Corvallis, branch campuses in Bend and Portland, its marine science center in Newport, within Ecampus, and at agricultural experience stations and county extension offices throughout the state of Oregon.
Opened in 2016, the Office of Institutional Diversity is responsible for the coordination of efforts across the university to advance the institution's strategic diversity, equity and inclusion goals embodied in Strategic Plan 4.0 and Innovate & Integrate: Plan for Inclusive Excellence, Oregon State University's first diversity strategic plan. Led by the Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer, the Office of Institutional Diversity enhances Oregon State University's commitment to social justice, equity and inclusion by closely partnering with Diversity & Cultural Engagement, the Educational Opportunities Program, the Office of Equal Opportunity and Access, the Division of Student Affairs, the Division of Extension and Engagement, the Office of the Provost, the Office of the President, the OSU Foundation and Alumni Association, each of the university's 13 colleges, and units across the university engaged in transformational equity work. The Office of Institutional Diversity complements and enhances these efforts by providing leadership and advocacy to advance inclusive excellence at the institutional level.
Oregon State University is the state's largest university and premier research institution. Corvallis, Ore., the location of the university's flagship campus, is a thriving university community with plentiful opportunities for personal and professional development. Located centrally in the Willamette Valley, Corvallis is within close driving distance of the Pacific Ocean, mountains in the Coast and Cascade ranges, the Portland metro area and its many museums, restaurants, and venues, and a multitude of local and regional recreational activities. Oregon State University is committed to supporting employees'
Oregon State is a leading research university located in one of the safest, smartest, greenest small cities in the nation. Situated 90 miles south of Portland, and an hour from the Cascades or the Pacific Coast, Corvallis is the perfect home base for exploring Oregon?s natural wonders.Oregon State University has always been a place with a purpose ? making a positive difference in quality of life, natural resources and economic prosperity in Oregon and beyond. Through discovery, innovation and application, we are meeting challenges, solving problems and turning ideas into reality.Founded in 1868, Oregon State is the state?s Land Grant university and is one of only two universities in the U.S. to have Sea Grant, Space Grant and Sun Grant designations. Oregon State is also the only university in Oregon to hold both the Carnegie Foundation's top designation for research institutions and its prestigious Community Engagement classification.As Oregon?s leading public research university, with $261.7 million in external funding in the 2011 fiscal year, Oregon State?s impact reaches across the state and beyond. With 12 colleges, 15 Agricultural Experiment Stations, 35 county Extension offic...es, the Hatfield Marine Sciences Center in Newport and OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon State has a presence in every one of Oregon?s 36 counties, with a statewide economic footprint of $2.06 billion.Oregon State welcomes a diverse student body of over 26,000 students from across Oregon, all 50 states and more than 100 countries. They can choose from more than 200 undergraduate and more than 80 graduate degree programs, including over 30 degrees online offered through Oregon State Ecampus. Oregon State increasingly attracts high-achieving students, with nationally recognized programs in areas such as conservation biology, agricultural sciences, nuclear engineering, forestry, fisheries and wildlife management, community health, pharmacy and zoology.Oregon State also ranks high in sustainability, fourth among universities nationwide for using renewable energy and first in the Pac-12 Conference. And our students literally help power the university: 22 exercise machines at Oregon State University has always been a place with a purpose ? making a positive difference in quality of life, natural resources and economic prosperity in Oregon and beyond. Through discovery, innovation and application, we are meeting challenges, solving problems and turning ideas into reality. For more information visithttp://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm.The 400-acre main campus in Corvallis includes a Historic District, making Oregon State one of only a handful of U.S. university campuses listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The district includes such icons as Weatherford Hall, the Memorial Union and Benton Hall, the oldest building on the oldest building on campus.OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.