The Board of Trustees of the Peralta Community College District invites applications and nominations for the position of Chancellor. Oakland, California
Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. Since the Search Committee will be finalizing the review of applications by Friday, September 17, 2010 submissions are encouraged prior to that date. Please visit the Chancellor Search website for detailed application procedures and background information. You can find it by visiting our home page (http://www.peralta.edu) and clicking on the “Chancellor’s Search” link to the left.
The Peralta Colleges are located in the beautiful Oakland/San Francisco Bay Area, an area which leads the world in technology and innovation. The District was founded in 1964, and serves six cities in the East Bay Area, including Albany, Alameda, Berkeley, Emeryville, Oakland, and Piedmont. The colleges are Berkeley City College, College of Alameda, Laney College, and Merritt College. The District has a reputation for developing effective approaches to serving the varied interests and needs of its vibrant community. The District serves over 29,000 students, and is one of the top community college districts in California in transferring students into the UC system. Currently the District has about 850 regular employees and over 1,250 adjuncts and part-time staff.
The Chancellor of the Peralta Community College District is responsible for all operations of the district’s four colleges and assures that the colleges are administered in accordance with federal and California regulations and the policies adopted by the seven-member Board of Trustees. The Chancellor provides leadership and advocacy in keeping with the district’s mission of supporting student access and success.
All applications and inquiries will be held in strict confidence.
For confidential inquiries, contact
Community College Search Services
Dr. Michael Viera, Search Consultant
Dr. Al Fernandez, Search Consultant
Please submit application materials to:
David A. Betts
Director of Human Resources
Peralta Community College District
333 East Eighth Street
Oakland, CA 94606