Search for Vice President of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Molloy College has embarked on a search for qualified candidates interested in being considered for the newly created position of Vice President of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (VPDEI).
About the Opportunity
The Inaugural Vice President for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (VPDEI) is a senior leader who will serve as a catalyst to leverage best practices and resources across Molloy College to promote a culture of inclusion and equity where all individuals can thrive and be engaged. The VPDEI will provide strategic and programmatic leadership for equity initiatives that advance the importance of diversity, non-discrimination, social justice, access, and inclusion as a critical component of social, academic, and intellectual life at the College. The VPDEI will have an opportunity to more fully establish a college culture focused on diversity, equity, and inclusion inherent in Molloy’s founding as a Catholic and Dominican institution. The VPDEI will develop collaborative relations with offices, centers, and institutes of the College to advance the mission and goals related to education, accessibility, and outcomes in higher education. The VPDEI reports directly to the President and serves on the President’s Cabinet. The successful candidate will help create a culture of continuous improvement and accountability through planning and assessment of our diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts.
About Molloy College
Molloy College is an independent Catholic college with more than 60 quality academic undergraduate and graduate degree programs that include three doctoral programs. Founded in 1955 by the Sisters of St. Dominic of Amityville, the College provides over 4,800 students (undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral) with a variety of competitive academic programs that include liberal arts and sciences, business, education and social work, mental health counseling, nursing, allied health and communication sciences and disorders. Combining the strengths of academic excellence and leadership with personal, compassionate mentoring, Molloy brings out the best in every student.
Molloy is one of the most affordable private colleges in the region and was recently named by the Wall Street Journal as the #18 ranked “Value-Added” college in the nation – a testament to its tremendous academic programs. In 2020, The Princeton Review listed Molloy as one of the best colleges in the Northeast. These and many other national rankings speak to Molloy’s commitment to blend career success with altruistic and generative attitude. Review Molloy’s recent accolades.
Molloy College, an independent, Catholic college rooted in the Dominican tradition of study, spirituality, service, and community, is committed to academic excellence with respect for each person. Through transformative education, Molloy promotes a lifelong search for truth and the development of ethical leadership.