Nassau Community College in Garden City Long Island is extending its search for a president. The Board of Trustees invites inquiries, applications and nominations. The next president will take office in January 2016.
Nassau CC is the largest single-campus community college in the state of New York. With a campus spanning 225 acres and including 50 buildings, the College serves more than 23,000 day and evening students and 15,000 continuing and professional students each year. Nassau CC is the top choice for one out of every four college-bound high school graduates in Nassau County. Nearly one million people have attended Nassau throughout its history. Its 120,000 graduates include doctors, attorneys, teachers, and business and political leaders. More information about Nassau CC can be found at www.ncc.edu.
Qualifications and Application Procedures
The Search Committee seeks an energetic, education-centered leader who inspires, supports, and motivates students, faculty and staff. It is expected that the next president of Nassau Community College will possess an advanced degree, with a preference for an earned doctorate. Additionally, he or she will possess significant academic administrative experience, and a demonstrated understanding of national trends in community college leadership.
The search is being assisted by Academic Search, Inc. A complete prospectus is available at www.academic-search.com under the “Current Searches” tab. Candidates for the position should submit a cover letter that specifically addresses how their experiences match the characteristics listed in the prospectus; a current curriculum vita; and names, phone numbers, and email addresses of at least five references. Screening will continue until a president is chosen, but only applications received by September 1, 2015 can be assured full consideration. All materials should be submitted to the following contact: NassauPresident@academic-search.com.
Inquiries can be made in confidence with Consultant Eric Richtmyer at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at 202-263-7485.
Nassau Community College (NCC) provides equal employment opportunity and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital, or veteran status.