The Board of Trustees of Northampton Community College (NCC) announces the search for this respected institution’s fifth president. While acknowledging its legacy and affirming its successes, NCC seeks an entrepreneurial, creative visionary that can lead NCC through a time of transformation in higher education to reimagine its future as one of the leading community colleges in the nation.
The successful candidate will be one who is experienced, strategic, student-focused, and a champion for the college and the community. NCC’s next president will possess a deep knowledge of the national and local issues facing community colleges and the future of higher education. They will be an innovative collaborator committed to the principles of collegial and participatory governance; a savvy organizational leader who can motivate others to achieve outstanding results while serving as a catalyst for excellence within the institution.
Building on the accomplishments of its previous leaders, NCC’s next president will have the capability to elevate the college to greater levels of achievement while honoring its past and developing a compelling vision for its future. Applicants with substantial senior-level leadership experience in community colleges will be highly competitive. Extraordinary leaders from the four-year college and university sectors and other professional walks of life are strongly encouraged to become candidates.
It is preferred that the successful candidate hold a terminal degree; an advanced degree is required.
For full consideration, application materials must be received on or before February 18, 2022. The Board expects to announce the selection of its new leader in April 2022 to begin July 1, 2022.
The leadership profile, as well as information on Northampton Community College, and the presidential search may be found at: https://www.northampton.edu/presidentialsearch
Candidates are asked to submit (in Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF) the following:
All application materials will be received in full confidence and should be submitted to: NorthamptonCCPres@agbsearch.com
Confidential inquiries and nominations should be directed to:
Thomas Kowalik, Ed.D., Executive Search Consultant, email@example.com / (607) 759-5285
Jeanne F. Jacobs, Ph.D., Executive Search Consultant, firstname.lastname@example.org / (937) 470-9068