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Affirmative Action

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Affirmative Action is a process of taking proactive approaches to expand outreach efforts and maintain workforce reflective of recruitment area.

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.

A member of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion (ODI) is available to meet with all hiring departments at the beginning of your search process to assist you in outreach efforts.

President's Statement