Member Institution FAQs
The Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC) advances inclusive excellence in higher education recruitment and retention. Our regional structure strengthens collaboration between neighboring institutions, supporting your local recruitment and retention initiatives. Harnessing the collective power of over 700 institutions, we reduce the cost of national recruitment advertising and outreach. We also offer professional development opportunities and connections via HERConnect, our member portal. HERC will help your member institution with:
Job Board: Get unlimited job postings, automatic cross-postings to other job boards, and an enhanced member profile.
Member Portal: Engage with members on HERConnect, an online community for collaboration and information sharing.
Toolkits: Access Search Committee Training, Virtual Recruitment, and Diversity Recruitment toolkits with tips, best practices, and guides.
Professional Development: Join webinars to get perspectives from leaders in the field of diversity, equity, and inclusion in higher education.
Member Meetings: Participate in regional gatherings—whether in-person or virtually—to build local connections.