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  • NACE18 Remix Webinar Series

    Guiding Faculty for Ethical Recruiting

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    • Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2019
    • Time: 1 — 2 p.m. ET
    • Location: Online

    • Career Level: All levels of career services and university relations and recruiting professionals
    • Competency: Integrity; Teaching, Training, and Educating
    • Fee: Free to Full Conference Attendees of NACE18

      NACE18 Remix Webinar Series Career Services Bundle: $320 (member); $535 (nonmember)

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    • Summary

      What are the legal and ethical implications for faculty when they help students with employment opportunities? How can relationships between faculty, career professionals, and recruiters be positively impacted through ethical and legal recruiting guidelines?

      Discover how career services and university relations and recruiting professionals can work with faculty to ensure ethical recruiting and hiring practices. Gain insights from the latest version of NACE’s “Faculty Guide to Ethical and Legal Standards in Student Employment.”

      Join Gihan Fernando, executive director of the American University Career Center, and explore topics such as candidate referrals, referring candidates of diverse backgrounds, and providing references. Leave with tangible methods to maintain ethical relationships between faculty, career services staff and recruiters.

      Following this program, you will be able to:

      • Understand the legal and ethical implications of student recruitment for faculty;
      • Understand how faculty, university relations and career offices can work together effectively, legally, and ethically; and
      • Formulate methods for career services and faculty to partner for better recruiting.
    • Event Details

      Registration includes three-month, post-event access to the webinar archive.

      To view the presentation, supplemental materials, attendee list, your receipt, and your confirmation, use the “I’d like to” option next to the NACE18 Remix: Guiding Faculty for Ethical Recruiting listing in MyNACE > Purchase History. The presentation and supplemental materials can be accessed in “View Course.” Remember to download your copy of the presentation deck (available one to two days prior to the webinar). A video archive will also be available in the Learning Platform within five (5) business days of the webinar’s completion.

      To see the NACE cancellation policy, please visit our FAQ page.

    • Format

      During this one-hour webinar, the presenter will deliver a synchronized audio and PowerPoint presentation. Participants will have time for live Q&A throughout the program, and may be asked to contribute opinions or feedback via live chat, virtual polling, and other mechanisms.

    • Presenter

      Gihan Fernando

      Gihan Fernando, Executive Director, American University Career Center

      Gihan Fernando is the executive director of the American University (AU) Career Center and collaborates closely with faculty and deans across the university to serve the career needs of about 9,000 undergraduate and graduate students. Fernando has more than 25 years of experience in higher education administration with a focus on career services, and before joining the AU community, he held positions at Georgetown University Law Center, Cornell Law School, and New York University School of Law. He served as the President of the Board of Directors of NALP, the Association for Legal Career Professionals, from 2007-2008, and is an active member of NACE. Fernando is admitted to the District of Columbia and New York State bars, and before entering higher education, practiced law at the McKenna & Cuneo firm (now Dentons) in Washington, D.C. Fernando is passionate about access to higher education for all, and helping students find meaning and satisfaction in work and life. He has lived all over the world and enjoys traveling to visit family and friends in Sri Lanka.


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