Title IX Investigator Training provides an overview of an equitable Title IX investigation process. It is also designed for those who want to gain further insight on evaluating their current Title IX systems and develop or improve Title IX infrastructure on campus. Participants will learn how to conduct investigations with due process equity.
Julian R. Williams was appointed as the Vice President for Compliance, Diversity and Ethics for George Mason University in June 2015.
In this role he provides leadership to the university’s Compliance, Diversity and Ethics division, which includes the Title IX and ADA coordinator(s), university Ombudsman, and Assistive Technology Initiative. Julian serves as the university's executive-level compliance, diversity and ethics strategist and champion. He also advises university leadership on compliance policies and procedures. Julian leads the university's efforts to ensure a diverse student body and workforce.
Previously, he served as the Director of Equal Opportunity and Title IX Officer at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie NY. In that role he was the primary liaison to the President, Board of Trustees, government officials, and others in the campus community on incidences of sexual misconduct and claims of discrimination or harassment. Julian earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and a Juris Doctorate from Michigan State University College of Law.
Julian has also served as the Director of the Office of Equity and Diversity at Monmouth University in New Jersey. Julian has worked as a civil trial attorney in the state of Michigan on cases involving discrimination, harassment, and violations of the Family and Medical Leave Act. Julian also served as union-side legal counsel in disputes between Michigan public school employees and public school districts.
He has served on the executive board for the American Association for Access, Equity, and Diversity, a national non-profit association of professionals working in the areas of equal opportunity and diversity dedicated to the promotion of policies designed to fulfill the nation’s promise of equal opportunity for all individuals. Julian is also a member of the National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education (NADOHE).
Bachelor's of Arts degree in English from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and a Juris Doctorate from Michigan State University College of Law. Director of Equal Opportunity and Title IX Officer at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie NY
Director of the Office of Equity and Diversity at Monmouth University in New Jersey. Member of the National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education