Careers News - Higher Education

The Silent Minority: Hmong Women in Higher Education

by Jennifer Yang | December 15, 2015
Despite a history lacking a value on education for women, today Hmong women are actively pursui [...] Read more

Nursing Faculty Emphasize Culturally Competent Health Care

by Lois Elfman | December 9, 2015
Emerging faculty educate their nursing students about issues that impact patient care and bring [...] Read more

Hire a Chief Diversity Officer, Check!

by Eugene T. Parker | December 3, 2015
At colleges and universities across the nation as a response to a campus crisis or incident of [...] Read more

Diverse Docket: Former NCCU Football Coach Suffers Another Legal Loss

by Eric Freedman | November 30, 2015
Fired North Carolina Central University head football coach Henry Frazier III has lost another [...] Read more

White Boys’ Club? White Faculty Still Dominates in National Stats

by Emil Guillermo | November 29, 2015
Numbers buttress student protestors’ diversity demands. [...] Read more

Diverse Conversations: 4 Ways HBCUs Can Prepare Students for Lack of Workplace Diversity

by Matthew Lynch | November 23, 2015
There has to be a blending of what is actually happening in the workplace with what the ideal [...] Read more

A Lesson in Isolation: Being Hopi in Higher Education

by Sandy Kewanhaptewa-Dixon |
I find it difficult to play the token Indian, to be one of the few Native role models and the o [...] Read more

Failing Grade: Why There Aren’t More African-American Teachers in Classrooms

| November 18, 2015
The need for the African-American teacher continues to increase. What do we need to do to prote [...] Read more

University of Missouri Selects African-American as Interim President

by Diverse Staff | November 12, 2015
In an effort to move forward, the University of Missouri didn’t have to look too far for a ne [...] Read more
Report: Leadership Atop FBS Schools Still Mostly White, Male

Report: Leadership Atop FBS Schools Still Mostly White, Male

by Kyle Hightower, Associated Press | November 11, 2015
The top leadership positions among Football Bowl Subdivision schools and conferences remains si [...] Read more

Where Are All the Black College Faculty?

by Leslie T. Fenwick and H. Patrick Swygert |
It’s an uncomfortable and unacceptable shame ― nearly two decades into a new millennium ― [...] Read more

Mentoring Minority Junior Faculty not Just Job for Tenured Professors of Color

by Lydia Lum |
A POD Network session explored ways in which Whites can effectively mentor non-Whites at univer [...] Read more

SACNAS Guiding Indigenous Populations to STEM

by David Pluviose and Autumn A. Arnett | October 29, 2015
The Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science focuses on pr [...] Read more

Diverse Docket: Delaware State Prevails in Bias Suit

by Eric Freedman | October 26, 2015
A federal judge has cleared Delaware State University of race and gender discrimination and ret [...] Read more

Academics Must Get Out of Conference Comfort Zones

by Michael A. Moreno |
It’s important for educators to see the value of getting out of the ivory tower and connectin [...] Read more