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Diversity Inclusion

The Importance of Diversity and Inclusion at Upstate

Employers with diverse employees get fresh ideas and different perspectives. The leadership at SUNY Upstate Medical University promotes and supports a diverse workforce.

SUNY Upstate Medical University maintains Affirmative Action Programs, which assist in achieving diversity, preventing discrimination, and ensuring equal employment opportunity.

What We Do

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  • Compliance with laws and regulations
  • Monitoring Documentation of Search
  • Developing Annual Affirmative Action Plans for:
    • NY State
    • Research Foundation
  • Diversity Recruitment Assistance to Departments
  • Investigating and Resolving Allegations of Discrimination
  • Training and Education
  • Diversity Initiatives and Program Development
  • Policy Development
  • Community Engagement