The Board of Trustees announces the search for the next president of Wilberforce University. Wilberforce University seeks an exceptional leader to champion the institution’s sacred duty to educate and enrich its students. The President will be the public face and representation of Wilberforce University, presenting the highest levels of integrity, morality, and trust.
Founded in 1856, Wilberforce University is the nation’s oldest private, historically Black University owned and operated by the African Methodist Episcopal Church. Wilberforce University is a four-year accredited liberal arts institution grounded in the time-honored tradition of the liberal arts with an intentional focus on entrepreneurship that addresses the aptitudes, interests, and aspirations of the millennial student. An education at Wilberforce University is based in five core pillars: communication, problem solving, critical thinking, global perspective, and citizenship.
The next President of Wilberforce University will possess:
Additional information on Wilberforce University is available at: https://wilberforce.edu/
Candidates are encouraged to review the search profile, which can be accessed above.
To assure fullest consideration, application materials, as described in the Search Profile, should be received by midnight Eastern time, November 28, 2022. The Search Committee will review applications as they are received and continue its work until an appointment is made.
Candidates should provide the following:
Applications and nominations should be sent electronically (MS Word or PDF Format) to: WilberforcePresident@agbsearch.com
All nominations, inquiries and applications will be received and evaluated in full confidence and remain confidential.
Candidates are encouraged to reach out to the consultants through an initial email contact to discuss this opportunity.
Dr. Carlton Brown, Executive Search Consultant, email@example.com / (912) 247-8661
Dr. Gwendolyn Boyd, Executive Search Consultant, firstname.lastname@example.org / (301) 538-1019
Dr. Rod McDavis, Managing Principal, email@example.com / (804) 514-1982