The President and the Provost Search Advisory Committee of Delaware County Community College (DCCC) invite applications and nominations for the position of Provost. The search will begin immediately and continue until an appointment is made. Please see the position “Profile” at www.AGBSearch.com or www.dccc.edu/provost-search.
Delaware County Community College has been designated an Achieving the Dream Leader College for its work to improve student retention and completion and has been recognized for four consecutive years as A Great College to Work For by The Chronicle of Higher Education. It is a cultural and educational leader in its community with a solid foundation of dedicated and well prepared faculty and staff, strong programs, and exceptional facilities. The successful candidate for Provost of DCCC must have the academic, leadership, and executive skills to build on those strengths.
Delaware County Community College enrolls 20,000 credit students and 8,000 non-credit students and has an operating budget of $86 million. DCCC is a Middle States accredited, public comprehensive community college with the main campus located in Media, Pennsylvania. Founded in 1967, the College serves Delaware and Chester Counties in suburban Philadelphia. Communities in the counties vary from urban to rural and total about 900,000 people. Located in the heart of the Philadelphia-New York-Wilmington-Baltimore-Washington corridor, the area is rich in history and has a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The region offers excellent schools and health care as well as a range of attractive and affordable housing.
NOMINATIONS AND APPLICATIONS
The Provost Search Advisory Committee will begin a review of applications on December 2, and continue work until an appointment is made. To assure full consideration, applications should be received by December 5, 2013, and must include an up-to-date resume and a 3-5 page letter addressing applicant’s experience in relationship to the Profile. The selected candidate will be expected to assume office no later than July 1, 2014. Applications should be sent electronically (MS Word or Adobe PDF) to: DCCCprovost@agbsearch.com
The search is being assisted by: Robert E. Parilla, Ph.D., Search Consultant, AGB Search
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Delaware County Community College is an equal employment and educational opportunity institution conforming to all applicable legislation that prohibits discrimination.