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Workshop for Managers - Avoiding Bias in the Hiring & Selection Process

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The Offices of University Personnel, Inclusive Excellence and Title IX/DHR present a Workshop for Hiring Managers:


Presented by Mikael Villalobos, Ed.D.

February 23, 2017

Session #1: 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Session #2: 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

AVC Great Room

This workshop provides an opportunity to reflect on current hiring practices and improve upon them by exploring the following objectives:

· Learn how first impressions and biases mayaffect evaluation of applicants

· Understand major characteristics thatinfluence first impressions

· Become familiar with research on biases inhiring

· Explore ways to avoid pitfalls of bias inthe evaluation process by understanding bias types/theory

This workshop is limited to 25 participants per session. Please register via email to and specify whether you wish to register for Session 1 or 2. If you have any questions about this workshop, please contact Ben Boish, Classification & Compensation Manager at (831) 582-3054.

Office of Inclusive Excellence

(831) 582-3366