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Human Resource for Construction Peer Group (HRFC) April Meeting: Diversity & Inclusion
April 15, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Presented by: Dr. Nicole Coomber, University of Maryland
Registration Required: CLICK HERE
Diversity & Inclusion Still Matter!
In this talk, Dr. Coomber will discuss best practices for enhancing your organization’s diversity and inclusion practices, from the recruiting stage through retention of employees. In addition, she will address a few considerations about how to continue to emphasize diversity & inclusion during our era of COVID-19.
Speaker Bio: Nicole M. Coomber is an award-winning lecturer in Management & Organization at the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland. As coordinator for the undergraduate management core, she led a team of faculty to increasing student satisfaction scores in the class from 41% to 57%. She also reinvigorated the MBA experiential consulting class through building connections with outside professionals to come into the classroom as coaches and clients. Dr. Coomber has been the recipient of the Distinguished Teaching Award twice for her work in the online MBA leadership & human capital core course. She has served as the chair for the school-wide Teaching Enhancement Committee, and has served as the practitioner-liaison and membership coordinator for the Management Education & Development Division of the Academy of management.