An update from Dr. Nakia Gordon, chair of the vice president for inclusive excellence search committee

Dear Marquette community,

On behalf of the search committee, I am pleased to provide this update and share the Opportunity and Challenge Profile for the Vice President for Inclusive Excellence position with you.

We appreciate those of you who participated in the listening sessions hosted by the search committee and those who provided written feedback. Your insights were tremendously helpful developing the profile which provides an overview of Marquette and outlines in detail the key opportunities and challenges the next Vice President will face.

We have just begun the process of seeking out candidates for this position. We invite you to share the Opportunity and Challenge Profile with your professional networks. Please also nominate especially promising candidates using this link.

Our initial screening of candidates will begin in January, so please consider nominating candidates. You can find more details about the process on the search website.

If you have any questions during this process, please don’t hesitate to email me at The search committee is committed to a fair, transparent, inclusive process that is clearly communicated to the college and campus communities.

Thank you in advance for your help in this important search,

Dr. Nakia Gordon
Associate Professor of Psychology and Chair of the Vice President for Inclusive Excellence Search Committee