"Higher education cannot be complete without working to see the world from diverse perspectives and engaging with people from diverse backgrounds."

Upcoming Events

Building Future Faculty Information Session
Oct 2 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Learn how your department can most effectively use the Building Future Faculty program to identify promising young female and minority scholars and bring them to NC State to visit your department. Encourage others in your department to come to an information session. Building Future Faculty is most effective and useful to your department when faculty are knowledgeable and engaged in the program.

Meeting topics:
Goals of the Building Future Faculty Program
How to get great applicants
The process for selecting participants
Ideas for how to tailor the program to meet your department’s needs

Please RSVP to gumpertz@ncsu.edu

Assistant Professors’ Community @ 208 Peele Hall
Oct 14 @ 12:25 pm – 1:15 pm

How to Attract Very Good Graduate Students

Resources for Women Faculty and Faculty with Families

NC State has several policies and programs relating to work/family compatibility.

DSC06602Offerings include parental leave for all faculty and graduate students, automatic tenure clock extension for faculty who take maternity leave and automatically approved tenure clock extension for all faculty with a new child in the family, child care adjacent to campus,  lactation rooms at several locations around campus, and dual career hiring assistance for prospective faculty.

Faculty Diversity Data and Reports

What’s the demographic distribution of faculty, students, staff and administrators at NC State? View results of the GLBT Climate Survey, the Faculty Exit Survey, a study of usage of the tenure clock extension provision, and the Faculty Salary Equity Study here.

Fall 2013 Faculty Demographics
International 2% (46)
Unknown 3% (52)
Hispanic of any Race 3% (65)
American Indian 0.1% (2)
Asian American 9% (170)
Black 4% (72)
Pacific Islander 0.1% (2)
White 78%(1,556)
Two or More Races 1% (19)

N=1,984 Full-Time Faculty


Two important resources are the Faculty Search Toolbox and the Religious Holidays Calendar.

The Faculty Search Toolbox contains resources, templates, and breakthrough practices for recruiting diverse faculty to NCSU.

New item! Developing Diverse Department Faculties: A Guide for Department Heads

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The Religious holidays guidelines and calendar provide a short list of some holidays on which some campus members may not be able to work or attend class.

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