The IDEAL Mission Statement
The Office of Institutional Diversity, Equity, Advocacy and Leadership (IDEAL) embodies Temple University's commitment to sustain and nurture a strong inclusive campus community, capitalizing on our demographic diversity to inspire meaningful engagement across identity groups in all their various forms.
We advance our mission through programming, professional development, training, recruitment, advocacy and dialog in collaboration with internal and external partners. By promoting cross-cultural awareness and understanding, multiculturalism, cultural competency, and community building as well as celebrating difference, we affirm the educational value and benefits of diversity, equity, and social justice.
- Faculty Recruitment and Retention
- Procurement and Business Relations
- Student Engagement
- Multicultural Education and Training