Reporting to President and Dean, the Vice President will be a key member of the president’s executive leadership team as well as serve as a trusted advisor to the president. The vice president will engage with students, faculty, staff, alumni and the broader community to lead the campus in developing a vision and strategy for advancing diversity, equity and inclusion among its constituents and position Mitchell Hamline as a leader around these issues.
Among the vice president's priorities include developing a common and clear vision and plan for diversity, equity and inclusion for the school; partner with other functions so that diversity, equity and inclusion is woven into all aspects of the school; assess and evaluate the impact of current and future diversity and equity efforts; work to develop a diverse, equitable and inclusive-oriented culture across the school; and serve as an ambassador in the community for diversity, equity and inclusion.
WittKieffer is assisting Mitchell Hamline School of Law in this search. The full profile and application process can be viewed on WittKieffer’s website.
Mitchell Hamline School of Law is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ethnicity, sex, marital status, veteran/military status, disability or handicap, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, status with regard to public assistance, or any other protected class status defined by law. Members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.
About Mitchell Hamline School of Law
Mitchell Hamline School of Law was formed in 2015 by the combination of William Mitchell College of Law and Hamline University School of Law. This extraordinary union brought together two law schools that have shaped Minnesota’s legal landscape for more than a combined 155 years, creating the top law school in the Midwest for students seeking a rigorous, practical, and problem-solving approach to legal education.
Mitchell Hamline School of Law provides a legal education grounded in legal theory and distinguished by exceptional practical legal training. A forward-thinking, independent law school with a history dating back more than 100 years, we have continually shaped legal education to be relevant to our students, their future clients, and the legal profession. We are committed to making legal education accessible and offer an unmatched number of enrollment options. Our students graduate prepared to put their degree into practice or use their legal training in the profession of their choice.