Appropriate Affirmative Action Training for Faculty Hiring Committees

Fall
1993
Resolution Number: 
03.04
Contact: 
Assigned to : 
Category: 
Diversity and Equity
Status: 
Assigned

Resolved that the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges encourage local senates to include in their faculty hiring policies a requirement that all members serving on faculty selection committees be trained in the principles of Affirmative Action and in promoting Affirmative Action, and

Resolved that the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges encourage local senates to include in hiring policies the stipulation that no one will be allowed to serve on selection committees without receiving Affirmative Action training, and

Resolved that the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges encourage local senates to require such Affirmative Action training to include, at a minimum, a discussion of diversity goals, effective job announcements, paper screening, interview techniques and final recommendations.
M/S/U DISPOSITION: Local senates, Affirmative Action Officers