Faculty & Staff Directory Profile

Ms. LLJuna Weir

Departments and Positions:
Leadership, Director of Educational Equity and Inclusion
Biography:

As the director of educational equity and inclusion, LLJuna Weir is responsible for assessing current programs and populations regarding diversity matters and use those assessments to propose and implement new initiatives.  She is also the university’sTitle IX and Affirmative Action Coordinator which oversees monitoring of University policy in relation to Title IX law developments; implementation of grievance procedures, including notification, investigation and disposition of complaints; provision of educational materials and training for the campus community; conducting and/or coordinating investigations of complaints received pursuant to Title IX; ensuring a fair and neutral process for all parties; and monitoring all other aspects of the University’s Title IX compliance. As the Affirmative Action Coordinator, Mrs. Weir also advises and assists departmental personnel to ensure that Alcorn State University is in compliance with Equal Employment Commission guidelines and promotes an environment free from discrimination and workplace harassment for all employees and applicants; and responds to complaints from enforcement agencies in conjunction with The Office of the President. 

She most recently held the position of Interim Director of Intercollegiate Athletics. Weir has served in various capacities at Alcorn since 1998 including associate director of intercollegiate athletics/senior woman administrator, operations /program director for WPRL 91.7 and interim director of University Relations. She is a member of the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), the National Association of Collegiate Women AthleticAdministrators (NACWAA) and the Association of Title IX Administrators (ATIXA).

A native of Natchez, Miss., Weir is a 1986 graduate of the Art Institute of Atlanta.  She earned both her Bachelor of Science in 1995 and her Master of Science in 2003 from Alcorn.  She is married to Dante Weir and they have two children, Jonathan and Danyel.