STRIDE Faculty Search Committee Workshop

STRIDE stands for Strategies and Tactics for Recruiting to Improve Diversity and Excellence. The Committee is a team of Northeastern senior faculty who aim to increase faculty diversity by leading interactive faculty discussions focused on understanding implicit biases in evaluation processes and offering good practices in the faculty search process. The workshops are open to all colleges on the Northeastern campus.

STRIDE Workshop Dates for 2016-17
  • STRIDE Workshop 30-Sep
  • STRIDE Workshop 14-Oct
  • STRIDE Workshop 4-Nov
  • STRIDE Workshop 17-Nov 2:30-4
  • STRIDE Workshop 7-Dec 3-4:30
  • STRIDE Workshop 23-Jan 2-3:30

Dates for the 2017-18 academic year will be announced in summer of 2017.

ADVANCE created the STRIDE Committee in 2008 with workshops beginning in fall 2009 based on the highly acclaimed University of Michigan STRIDE Recruitment Committee. Over 350 Northeastern faculty members have participated since its inception with STRIDE good practices positively impacting the faculty search process.

STRIDE Presentation slides Faculty Search Resources


STRIDE Committee Members 2016-17

Jackie Isaacs

Chair of STRIDE Committee
Professor of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Jack Dennerlein

Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy, Movement & Rehabilitation Sciences

Judith Hall

University Distinguished Professor of Psychology


Carla Mattos

Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Marjorie Platt

Professor of Accounting


Mark Williams

Professor of Physics