NACUA Annual Conference
Programs & Events
Previous Webinar Programs
June 6, 2017 Webinar
Implicit Bias: Implications for the Academy
12:00 P.M. ET
Welcome, Introduction of Speakers, & Agenda
Understanding Implicit Bias
Why is the understanding and management of implicit bias important on today's campuses?
What is implicit bias and how does it differ from explicit bias?
How do you recognize implicit bias?
How do implicit biases develop?
What is the impact of implicit bias on decision making?
strategies exist to help manage implicit biases?
strategies can help manage implicit biases?
Legal Trends and Forecasting
Implicit bias theory
Implicit bias expert testimony
What are the legal and practical risks? Where does it have impact?
Distinguishing bias and discrimination
Techniques for reducing institutional risk
2:00 P.M. ET
Final Takeaways & Concluding Remarks