Inclusive Excellence - Faculty and Staff Initiatives

Our Commitment

Inclusive Excellence - Faculty and Staff Initiatives is committed to enriching Texas State’s learning and working environments by attracting and supporting a diverse faculty, staff and student body in which each person is valued equally and celebrated for their contributions.

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Our Role at Texas State

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Equitable Hiring

Part of our mission is to promote diverse campuses through equitable hiring and affirmative action. We provide support throughout your office's hiring process.

Talent Acquisition

Texas State seeks candidates whose professional background includes embracing a diversity of people and ideas, a spirit of inclusiveness, a global perspective, and a commitment to community-building.

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Bobcat J.E.D.I. Program

This program offers faculty and staff the opportunity to build competencies that will support a more inclusive environment at Texas State. The J.E.D.I. Program will include courses related to diversity, inclusion, multiculturalism, ability, social justice, and equity.  Participants will be able to participate in courses that are offered throughout the year and online.

This program is a collaboration with University College, Hispanic Serving Institution Programs, Hispanic Policy Network, Student Diversity and Inclusion, Office of Disability Services, Coalition of Black Faculty and Staff, Alliance, and the Provost Office.


Find out more about our faculty, staff, student and affirmative action policies. 

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Validating another person's existence does not diminish your own. Seeing and including people as they are authentically, enhances our humanity.
Dr. Stella Silva

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