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Division of Human Resources

Diversity Toolkit for Search Committees

As a search committee member, you can use this toolkit to guide and support your efforts to recruit and hire diverse employees. Here, you will find effective strategies and best practices to search, select and hire diverse staff members. 

Diversity Statement

At the University of South Carolina, we strive to ensure an inclusive environment that is open, welcoming, and supportive of individuals of all backgrounds. We recognize diversity at work is essential to providing academic excellence and critical to our sustainability. The university is committed to eliminating barriers created by institutional discrimination through accountability and continuous process improvement. We celebrate the diverse voices, perspectives, and experiences of our employees. 

Download your copy of the Diversity Search Committee Toolkit [pdf] and save it to your computer, or bookmark it for future reference. 

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