Search Committee Holds Candidate Forum for the Chief Diversity and Equity Officer

Posted: November 4, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Chief Diversity and Equity Officer Search Committee will hold the first of three candidate forums on Thursday, Nov. 6, from 3 to 4 p.m. in the Johnson Center, Room F, on the Fairfax Campus.

Videoconferencing will be used to simulcast the forum to the Arlington Campus, Original Building, Room 250; and the Prince William Campus, Occoquan Building, Room 221.

Students, faculty, staff and community members are welcome to meet and learn about candidate Corey Jackson. Jackson will present his short-term and long-range vision of equity and diversity at a public university and will respond to questions.

Jackson is currently director of diversity and inclusion at the National Collegiate Athletic Association in Indianapolis. He has a JD from the University of Miami School of Law, and a BS from Virginia Tech.

The committee looks forward to receiving comments from the university community. Comments may be sent to Mary Roper at or MS 3A1.

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