The Board of Trustees and the Presidential Search Committee invite nominations and applications for the position of President of Community College of Philadelphia. The search will begin on November 11, 2013 and continue until an appointment is made, with the new president expected to take office on July 1, 2014. Please see the position “Profile” at www.AGBSearch.com or www.ccp.edu.
Community College of Philadelphia seeks a president to drive success for all students through a culture of inquiry and evidence, building an institution of educational excellence that ultimately promotes regional economic growth and prosperity. The candidate must have successfully developed dynamic, mission-driven and collaborative organizations, particularly those that foster successful educational outcomes.
Community College of Philadelphia is an exciting and dynamic urban institution with employees who are passionate about the College’s mission to provide access to higher education for all who may benefit. It is an open admission, public, associate degree-granting institution. Its more than 70 degree and certificate programs in Business, Humanities, Health, Liberal Arts, Science, Technology, and the Social and Behavioral Sciences are taught by a well-qualified faculty and provide a foundation for transfer, employment and lifelong learning. Annual enrollments are approximately 29,000 credit and 6,000 noncredit students. More than 685,000 students have attended Community College of Philadelphia since its inception in 1965.
The attractive Main Campus is located in a bustling neighborhood adjacent to Center City and Philadelphia’s vibrant business and museum district. The College also operates three Regional Centers around the city to increase access to education. The College is governed by a fifteen-member Board, which is committed to improving student success. The current budget is $140.6 million. The College is fully accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, the Pennsylvania Department of Education, and several program-specific accrediting bodies. For more information about the College, visit www.ccp.edu.
NOMINATION AND APPLICATION PROCEDURE
Applications and nominations should include an up-to-date résumé and a 3 to 5 page letter specifically addressing the applicant’s background in relation to the opportunities, experiences, characteristics and qualifications described in the “Profile.” To ensure consideration, all materials should be received by December 20, 2013. Nominations and applications should be sent electronically in MS Word or Adobe PDF to CCPPresident@agbsearch.com.
This search is being assisted by:
Search Consultants, AGB Search
Robert E. Parilla, Ph.D. (firstname.lastname@example.org or 301.518.2071)
Carlos Hernandez, Ph.D. (email@example.com or 201.850.7881)
Community College of Philadelphia is committed to the principles of equal employment and equal educational opportunity for all.