Staszkiewicz Presents in Discussion of Research Related to Diversity, Social Equity, and Inclusion

Posted on 4/16/2014 10:30:52 AM

Mark Staszkiewicz, Educational and School Psychology Department, presented on a panel of faculty with the assistant to the president for Social Equity to discuss faculty diversity at IUP on Wednesday, April 16, 2014.

The panel consisted of members from the departments of Sociology, Nursing and Allied Health, Theater and Dance, and Educational and School Psychology. 

The panel discussion explored topics related to diversity, social equality and inclusion form a variety of disciplinary perspectives. They specifically focused on how colleagues, departments, and the university will go about recruitment and retention of diverse faculty members here at the university.

Information was provided to inform about incentives, initiatives, and practices that could help departments at the university attract historically underrepresented faculty to apply for tenure track positions. Discussion also involved current programs that are in place to help retain the talent once hired.

Educational and School Psychology