Senior Diversity and Inclusion Officer Candidate- Allison Davis-White Eyes
- Thursday, October 11, 2018 from 9:00am to 10:00am
- Animal Biosciences Building, 138 - view map
Four finalists for the position of senior diversity and inclusion officer at Montana State University will interview on campus Oct. 8-11.
As part of their interviews, each finalist will hold an open forum from 9 to 10 a.m. on the date of their interviews, as well as a session with faculty and staff to be held from 10:40 to 11:20 a.m. and another session with students to be held from 11:20 a.m. to noon. The finalists and locations of their open forums and faculty and staff and student sessions are:
Ariel Donohue, director and program manager of the Diversity and Inclusion Student Commons at MSU, will interview on campus Monday, Oct. 8. Donohue’s open forum, faculty and staff session and student session will be held in Ballroom C of the Strand Union Building.
Donohue’s CV is available at montana.edu/news/documents/Donohue.pdf.
Quincy Jenkins, director of Latino outreach, retention and DSC Summer Bridge at Dalton State in Dalton, Georgia, will interview on campus Tuesday, Oct. 9. Jenkins’ open forum, faculty and staff session and student session will be held in the Alumni Lounge in the SUB.
Jenkins’ CV is available at montana.edu/news/documents/Jenkins.pdf.
Vicki Sapp, director of student engagement, diversity and inclusion and assistant professor in the Department of Clinical Sciences at the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine in Scranton, Pennsylvania, will interview on campus Wednesday, Oct. 10. Sapp’s open forum, faculty and staff session and student session will be held in Room 114 of Sherrick Hall.
Sapp’s CV is available at montana.edu/news/documents/Sapp.pdf.
Allison Davis-White Eyes, director of community diversity relations in the Office of Institutional Diversity at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Oregon, will interview on campus Thursday, Oct. 11. Davis-White Eyes’ open forum, faculty and staff session and student session will be held in Room 138 of the Animal Bioscience Building.
Davis-White Eyes’ CV is available at montana.edu/news/documents/Davis-WhiteEyes.pdf.
Sarah Shannon, chair of the search committee and dean of the MSU College of Nursing, invites students, faculty, staff and community members to participate and provide input in this phase of the search process. Individuals attending the open forums, faculty and staff sessions and student sessions may submit feedback about the finalists through an online survey. Surveys will open at 8 a.m. the date of each open forum and close before 8 a.m. the following day. The survey links for feedback about each of the candidates follow.
- Donohue: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/XJDV8PX
- Jenkins: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/XJBL2F6
- Sapp: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/XQYS5P6
- Davis-White Eyes: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/XW8FNXR
The senior diversity and inclusion officer will lead diversity and inclusion efforts at MSU. The position was recommended in MSU’s 2017 Diversity and Inclusion Framework Report, which was written after hundreds of MSU students, faculty and staff provided feedback at a series of diversity summits and charrettes.
- Julie Heard