Required Training

Throughout your career, you have likely had significant experience with research, teaching and writing. But like many faculty members, you may not have had any preparation for the critical function of choosing your new faculty colleagues, and you may not be aware of the growing body of research on best practices for equitable and successful faculty searches.

Therefore all members of search committees seeking tenured or tenure-track faculty are required to take the provost’s tutorial, which focuses on search committee research and best practices, and the Equal Opportunity Program’s training, with emphasizes compliance and legal issues.