University of Massachusetts Amherst is one of the nation's top research universities as measured by national and international rankings, academic citations, and research funding. Engaged in research and creative work in all fields, we are classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a doctoral university with the “highest research activity” or R1.
UMass Amherst incorporates innovative teaching methods involving new communication and information technology, yet remains an immersive, residential campus offering students a comprehensive array of academic programs. With a long-standing commitment to social progress and social justice, we value diversity and equity and strive for inclusive excellence in our classrooms, research labs, dorms, and beyond.
The Associate Dean for Undergraduate Equity & Inclusion will work with administrators, faculty, students and staff to provide leadership and vision in the collaborative development, dissemination and implementation of best practices for promoting diversity, equity, inclusion, justice, and belonging at all stages of undergraduate education.