Office of Affirmative Action


The CIC Doctoral Directory is a listing of doctoral degree recipients who are members of groups underrepresented in higher education and who are alumni of the universities of the Committee on Institutional Cooperation. The Directory is designed to increase the visibility of doctoral alumni who bring diverse perspectives and experiences to higher education. The Directory will be promoted among hiring committees at CIC member universities, and the searchable, online database will be freely available to the public.

The Ford Foundation Fellowsexternal link is an on-line directory of minority PhDs in the fields of education, EMP Sciences, history, philosophy, languages, literature, humanities, life sciences, psychology and social sciences. Administered by the National Research Council (NRC). The directory contains information on Ford Foundation Postdoctoral fellowship recipients awarded since 1980 and Ford Foundation Predoctoral and Dissertation fellowship recipients awarded since 1986. This database does not include Ford Fellows whose fellowships were administered by an institution or agency other than the NRC.

IMDiversity.comexternal link is dedicated to providing career and self-development information to all minorities, specifically African Americans, Asian Americans, Hispanic Americans, Native Americans and women. It maintains a large database of available jobs, candidate resumes and information on workplace diversity.

Latinos in Higher Edexternal link is the first Latino professional employment web site designed specifically for the higher education community, and helps employers connect with the largest pool of Latino professionals in higher education in the United States, Puerto Rico and internationally by disseminating employment opportunities to registered candidates and a national network of Latino-serving organizations and listservs.

National Association of African American Studies and Affiliatesexternal link (including Hispanic and Latino Studies, Native American Studies, Asian Studies) offers job postings.

National Employment Minority Network (NEMNet)external link is a national minority recruitment firm committed to helping schools and organizations in the identification and recruitment of minority candidates. Since 1994 it has worked with over 200 schools, colleges and universities and organizations. It posts academic jobs on its website and gathers vitas from students and professionals of color.

Women in Higher Educationexternal link is a journal for women in academia, dedicated to exploring how gender affects success. They will post faculty and administrative job ads onlineexternal link.

Insight into Diversity - for nearly 40 years, INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine has engaged readers in the goal of achieving a truly inclusive culture on both higher education and coprporate campases. Striving to advance the national conversation on diversity and inclusion, INSIGHT provides timely, thought-provoking news and resources: interviews with innovators, thought leaders, and experts;explorations of best practices;profiles of successful programs and initiatives; and career adverstising that connects potential employees with institutions and businesses choosing to embrace a workforce more reflective of our local and national communities.

Association for Women in Science - The AWIS career center is custom tailored to attract the most qualified professionals from around the nation.

The Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education - For almost 23 years, The Hispanic Outlook has been a top information news source and the sole Hispanic educational magazine for the higer education community, and those involved in running our institutions of higher learning.

The Registry - The National Registry of Diverse & Strategic Faculty is a service designed to help connect current and prospective faculty members from underrepresented groups with institutions of higher education seeking to hire qualified candidates for open faculty positions.

Women in Higher Education - Now in there 22nd year, Women in Higher Education is the only monthly news journal to help you reach the thousands of talented women leaders on campuses all over the USA, Canada and worldwide on the internet.

HigherEdJobs - Whether you are looking for an incredible job at a college or university or trying to fill a critical position, we welcome you to HigherEdJobs.

Consortium of Social Science Associations

Committee on Women in Science, Engineering and Medicine

American Historical Society 

Association of Black Anthropologists

Society for American Music

African Literature Association

Association of Women in Mathematics

International Association for Feminist Economics

American Classical League

American Association for Asian Studies

Society for Cinema & Media Studies

Social Science Research Council