How Universities Can Recruit and Retain Diverse Faculty During the PandemicApril 24, 2020 |
by Sara Weissman
As universities across the country consider hiring freezes, how can they continue to recruit and retain diverse faculty amid the coronavirus?
Diverse posed this question to panelists in a Diverse Talk Live! webinar moderated by editor-at-large Dr. Jamal Watson on Wednesday. Experts highlighted the challenges to faculty diversity posed by the pandemic, as well as new opportunities and best practices to employ amid the crisis.
For many universities, whether hiring searches will happen at all remains an open question.