Eastern Illinois University is
seeking applications for the position of Assistant Director and Investigator,
Deputy Title IX Coordinator.
The Office of Civil Rights and
Diversity/Title IX Coordinator oversees
all aspects of affirmative action, nondiscrimination, and equal opportunity for
Eastern Illinois University; develops policies and procedures on these matters;
advises members of the university about matters of compliance with federal and
state requirements; implements actions that support compliance; investigates all internal complaints of
discrimination; delivers civil rights and diversity training; and liaises with
external federal and state agencies by preparing mandated reports and
responding to investigations and inquiries. The office carries out centralized
recruitment of applicants for faculty and professional staff positions and
monitors the search processes.
The Position and Requirements - Competitive applicants for this
position must demonstrate how they possess the knowledge/skills/or experiences
to be able to perform many of the responsibilities associated with this office including:
carrying out investigations, researching and writing reports, preparing and
delivering training on civil rights issues to various campus audiences,
reviewing procedures for compliance, and monitoring search processes. Essential
qualities include the ability to perform well with general supervision and
limited staff support, to manage time efficiently, and to communicate
effectively. Bachelor's degree required; master's degree preferred. Relevant
professional experience and/or relevant experience in higher education preferred.
Application Process - Applicant review is underway. To ensure
consideration submit requested application materials by June 30, 2014. Applicant review continues until campus
interviews are scheduled. The projected start date for this position is August.
Submit a cover letter highlighting
relevant experience, a current resume, unofficial transcripts, and the names
and contact information (telephone and email) of four professional references to
Interfolio at apply.interfolio.com/25038.
Questions about the search may be directed to Assistant Director Heather
Dragoo at email@example.com. Additional
information and writing samples may be requested later in the review process.