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 minority faculty, staff, administrators and students, as well as providing diversity awareness training.

Since 2006, our company has developed recruitment strategic plans for over 445 academic institutions and conducted 716 campus workshops reaching nearly 33,000 members in higher education. 

Conferences & Workshops

Our regional workshops and national conferences allow colleagues to share ideas and develop effective diversity strategies.

On-Campus/Skype Workshops

Bring one of our diversity workshops to your colleagues. There is no limit to the number of attendees from your institution.

Diverse Jobs

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

Graduate Diversity Recruitment Brochure (GDR)

GDR is the only full page, all-color ad brochure specifically for graduate minority student recruitment. GDR is digitally circulated to over 75,000 potential candidates.

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.