Human Resources Diversity Statement
In support of the University's mission, the Department of Human Resources is committed to enhancing SMU’s competitive advantage through creating a safe, inclusive environment where every person's worth and dignity is valued and nurtured.
We recognize our workforce is a source of strength that is vital to our ability to effectively serve SMU's diverse customers and community.
- Actively recruit, develop, and retain a diverse and talented workforce.
- Proactively address discrimination through education and in partnership
with other departments and leaders.
- Serve as a role model to celebrate and nurture diversity.
- Foster inclusion by staying curious and clarifying assumptions.
- Evaluate and develop policies and practices that reflect the diverse nature of our workforce.
- Build and strengthen accountability at all levels to support diversity efforts.