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Minnesota State University, Mankato
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Monitoring the Search Process

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Monitoring the recruitment and employment process

The Office of Equal Opportunity & Title IX is responsible for monitoring the recruitment and employment process for faculty, administrative staff, adjunct faculty and graduate assistants to ensure compliance with state and federal laws and regulations, as well as compliance with the Minnesota State University, Mankato mission and strategic plan regarding diversity and affirmative action.


  1. Search Handbook
    MSU Handbook for Managing Searches for Faculty, Administrative Staff, Adjunct, and Graduate Assistants. This link contains useful information on the processes for conducting searches, compliance with state and federal laws, and MSU standard forms.

  2. Search Process Checklist - a step-by-step summary of the search process.
  3. Minnesota State Policy: 1B.2 Affirmative Action in Employment
  4. [PDF] Search Process - Frequently Asked Questions (252 KiB)