Engendering a welcoming, supportive and inclusive living, learning and working environment for the entire FIE community.
The Foundation for International Education (FIE) is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in education and employment. In the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, employment policies, scholarship programs and other internally administered programs and activities, FIE does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, color, nationality, ethnic or national origin; sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression; marital or parental status; religion, belief, or lack of religion/belief; age; disability; genetic information or veteran’s status. In its commitment to ensuring an environment that is welcoming and respectful to all, FIE proactively undertakes initiatives and actions to create an environment that welcomes diverse populations.
STAFFING AND PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES
FIE staff and faculty hail from all over the globe and from all walks of life. We are equipped to support students from a variety of backgrounds. For vacant roles, FIE welcomes applications from all sections of the community. FIE engages in professional development and dialogue on diversity and inclusivity through association with:
- The Association on Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD)
- The Diversity Abroad Network
- The Forum on Education Abroad
- NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education
- NAFSA: Association of International Educators
- NADP-UK National Association of Disability Practitioners
FIE’s courses reflect an engagement with our values of inclusivity; ethics and human rights; social and cultural engagement and sustainability.
FIE is committed to fostering a living and learning environment which is free from harassment, discrimination, victimization and bullying. We strive to develop an atmosphere in which no member of the FIE community feels under threat or intimidated. FIE operates a zero tolerance policy to these types of behavior and, as such, any allegations of this nature will be taken very seriously. If substantiated, disciplinary action will be taken.