A number of universities have recently announced hires in newly created diversity officer positions. A common demand among minority student protests staged last year on college and university campuses was the creation of such positions at schools where they didn’t previously exist.

Pamela Nolan Young named director for academic diversity and inclusion

Pamela Nolan Young Pamela Nolan Young has been appointed to the newly created role of director for academic diversity and inclusion at the University of Notre Dame. Young, who received her juris doctor degree from the Notre Dame Law School, brings more than 25 years of experience to the University in the areas of diversity and inclusion, equal opportunity, education and law.

Princeton Names Dean for Diversity and Inclusion

13; Princeton University has announced a new hire for the college, a dean for diversity and inclusion: The Ivy League university in Princeton, New Jersey, announced Tuesday that LaTanya Buck would fill the newly created position and start her job in August.

University of Missouri hires system diversity officer

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