Vice President for Academic Affairs

Position Overview

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Bennett College seeks an energetic turnaround, innovative leader to serve as its next Vice President for Academic Affairs and invites applications and nominations for this important leadership position. The next VPAA at Bennett College will enter an exciting journey – an opportunity to reimagine and reinvent with President Walsh and her leadership team the roles of the liberal arts in the 21st Century preparation of women of color who aspire to leadership in social justice, civil rights and social mobility.

Bennett College is a small, private, historically Black liberal arts college for women located on a sixty-acre campus in Greensboro, North Carolina. Bennett College, a United Methodist Church-affiliated college, offers bachelor’s degrees in 15+ areas of study in Arts and Humanities, Business, Education, Social Sciences and Psychology and STEM.

A profile with information about Bennett College and the responsibilities of the VPAA position can be downloaded above.  Additional information about Bennett College is available at

Nominations and Applications

The Search Committee will begin review of applications immediately and continue to work until an appointment is made. For full consideration, application materials should be received by November 22, 2019 and include: a letter of interest, résumé, and the names of five professional references with email addresses and telephone numbers (references will not be contacted without the prior knowledge and approval of applicants). Application materials should be sent electronically (MS WORD or PDF) to:

AGB Search is assisting Bennett College with this search. All inquiries and applications will be received and evaluated in confidence. Please direct inquiries to the following:

Ronald Carter, Ph.D., Executive Search Consultant, (704) 930-6515

Richard A. Wueste, Ph.D., Executive Search Consultant, (540) 431-5131

Bennett College is an equal opportunity employer.