Western to host two candidates for the Executive Director of the Office of Civil Rights and Title IX Compliance

Western Washington University will host open presentation and Q&A sessions on Nov. 13 and 19 for the finalists for the position of Executive Director of the Office of Civil Rights and Title IX Compliance.

The Office of Civil Rights and Title IX Compliance is responsible for overseeing compliance with civil rights and affirmative action laws, regulations and policies as it relates to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or status as a disabled or other protected veteran. The Office is the institutional point of contact for federal and state agencies for equal opportunity and affirmative action compliance inquiries and compliance confirmation and is responsible for responding to external agency complaints and investigations.

The finalists will conduct their presentation and Q&A sessions with the Western community via Zoom. Each open session will be 45 minutes, beginning with a presentation of 10 to 15 minutes from the candidate, followed by a moderated question and answer period.

The open sessions with candidates are scheduled as follows: 

Friday, Nov. 13, at 1:30 p.m.

Marti McCaleb, Civil Rights & Title IX Coordinator at Middlebury College

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Thursday, Nov. 19, at 1 p.m.

Henry Evans, Associate Director of Equity and Inclusion at Idaho State University

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Each candidate’s cover letter and resume are attached as PDFs at the bottom of this page. For more information about the open sessions or to request disability accommodation for the sessions, contact Lynne Walker, search coordinator, at lynne.walker@wwu.edu.

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 9:56am

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