A faculty of outstanding scholars/teachers who are diverse in their gender, culture, race/ethnicity, background, work and life experiences, and interests, best fulfills Stanford’s missions of teaching, learning and scholarship. Stanford University’s commitment to enhancing the diversity of its faculty recognizes that research and teaching are enriched by a variety of perspectives, and that students must be prepared to achieve success in a world that is increasingly global and diverse.
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Watch A Small Wins Approach to Organizational Change: Professor Shelley Correll discusses common issues and specific strategies to mitigate implicit bias in making decisions that faculty search committees can adopt towards more inclusive practices.