November 27, 2017

Faculty search committee workshops added

ADVANCE-Purdue is offering two more sessions of the "ADVANCE-Purdue/OVPEC Faculty Search Committee Workshop” in January and February.

The workshop, which is open to all faculty and required for serving on a search committee, will be held on the following days:

* Jan. 31 (W): 8:15 a.m.-noon, Purdue Memorial Union, West Faculty Lounge.

* Feb. 6 (T): 1:15-5 p.m. Purdue Memorial Union, East Faculty Lounge.

The workshop provides an interactive opportunity to explore and discuss search strategies and challenges. It is research-based and includes important information on unintentional bias. The workshop is conducted in a roundtable format that offers opportunity for an in-depth discussion of faculty search best practices with other faculty members across campus, including how to build a robust and diverse candidate pool. 

Those faculty planning to attend can click the link to register for the workshop here.

Those interested in being on search committees in the fall should register for one of these workshops. 

Any questions should be directed to De Bush at The workshop and registration information is also available at

The Office of the Vice President for Ethics and Compliance is committed to making all programs accessible to participants with disabilities. Those who require an accommodation or assistance due to a disability for this program should contact the office before the program begins at 765-494-6373 or

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