Michigan State University: Championing Diversity & Inclusion as the Michigan HERC Lead Institution
Explore HERC’s free career resources to get help with career planning, networking, leadership, and access to other professional development articles and webinars. HERC’s job board lists open faculty, staff, and executive positions at member institutions which include community colleges, 4-year colleges, universities and affiliated teaching hospitals, research labs, and institutes. The job postings include occupations ranging from campus operations to provosts to admissions staff. This is a great resource for anyone including those looking for dual hire placements.
As a HERC member, Michigan State University employees have access to a robust suite of webinars, blog posts, and toolkits to elevate DEI practices, in a community with 5,000 other higher education professionals. Visit member.HERCJobs.org to create a free HERConnect login or contact Maranda Holtsclaw (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information and to take advantage of these resources!
Launched in 2018, HERConnect is a centralized hub for sharing best practices about diversity and inclusion in higher education. HERConnect hosts a vibrant, virtual network of HERC members, who collaborate to support dual career families and share innovative ideas from their workplaces. Register for your free account by filling out the form.
Faculty members can be great allies for advancing inclusive recruitment. HERC’s Search Committee Training Toolkit, consisting of four short films and accompanying worksheets, introduces your hiring committees to equitable recruitment practices.
Our newest member resource, curated with content from many HERC member institutions, this toolkit provides tips, best practices and guides for inclusive hiring in a virtual environment.
HERC’s professional development webinars share perspectives from leaders in the field of diversity, equity, and inclusion in higher education. For HR professionals, webinars count towards HRCI and SHRM continuing education. In FY20, 1,380 HERC members viewed our 18 webinars.
Regional gatherings—whether in-person or, lately, virtually— offer HERC members the chance to build local connections while diving into a topic related to equity and inclusion in the workplace.
HERC helps you reach talented and diverse candidates through our job board, direct OFCCP-compliant outreach at diversity and disciplinary conferences and job fairs, and targeted advertising campaigns.
Additional career resources
- HERC Overview with Maranda Holtsclaw and Ian Reynolds (audio)
- Career Planning with HERC
- Tracking Your Professional Success (webinar)
- Resume Writing and HERC Career Resources (webinar)
- Dual Career
- Career / Job Change resources
Contact Maranda Holtsclaw (email@example.com) for more information.