The Academic Network


The Academic Network, Inc. is recognized as one of the top academic diversity consulting firms in the country.  Our primary mission is to assist colleges and universities in locating, recruiting and retaining diverse faculty, staff, administrators and students, as well as providing diversity awareness training worldwide.

Since 2006, our company has developed recruitment strategic plans for over 445 academic institutions. Our national conferences rank as the most productive and interactive in higher education.


Our regional and national conferences allow colleagues to share ideas and develop networking opportunities. 

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Campus Workshops

We conduct a series of campus workshops to assist in recruiting diverse faculty, staff and students.

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Our consulting program assists your strategies in locating, recruiting and retaining diverse faculty, staff and students.

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We produce several publications each year with the focus on recruiting diverse students, faculty and staff.
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Diverse Jobs

Our Minority Faculty Applicant Database (MFAD) has been ranked tops in the nation in reaching diverse candidate for jobs.
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What our colleagues say...

Western Oregon University

"Your conversations with us were quite thought-provoking and we've already made some adjustments to our recruitment operations." 

Cornell University

"One of the most knowledgeable and engaging speakers I have ever heard.." 

Mississippi University of Women

"Your presentation style was one that mixed practical knowledge with intense experience you had as a Dean.​"

Rochester Institute of Technology

"Productive recruitment and retention strategies...remarkable workshop. Practical information on implementing strategies."

Auburn University

"Using your techniques allowed us to develop strategies based on our specific mission."

Indiana State University

Thanks very much for the workshop last week. The comments we have been receiving are quite positive. It is also serving as a catalyst to keep the conversation going, linked to action.​"

About the President

12-Year Dean at UCLA, Loyola Marymount University, Texas Wesleyan University, Stetson University and the University of Florida

Conducted over 600 regional, campus and national conferences and workshops worldwide

Recognized expert in the field of diverse recruitment and awareness.