January 16, 2013
. — Florida A&M University (FAMU) Board of Trustees Presidential Search Committee is officially accepting applications for the 11th president of FAMU through the firm of Greenwood/Asher & Associates.
According to the criteria posted on its presidential search website, the Board of Trustees will consider candidates both within and outside academia with advanced academic credentials as well as a candidate with an extraordinary business or government profile.
“We are looking for a dynamic individual who has the ability to lead and who will help FAMU carry out its very important mission,” said Karl White, chair of the presidential search committee. “Our goal is to have a president selected before the next academic year begins.”
To apply for the position, the search committee is asking that persons contact Greenwood/Asher & Associates, Inc., the firm assisting the FAMU Board of Trustees in its search. Individuals wishing to nominate a candidate may contact the search firm via telephone or in writing and provide the nominee’s name, current position, address, and telephone number. A letter addressing how the candidate’s experiences match the position requirements is recommended.
Applications and letters of nominations should be submitted to:
Ms. Marion Frenche
Executive Search Consultant
Greenwood/Asher & Associates, Inc.
Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University – President
42 Business Centre Drive, Suite 206
Miramar Beach, Florida 32550
Phone: (850) 650-2277 / Fax: (850) 650-2272
The review and screening of candidates will continue until an appointment is made. For more information about the search, log onto www.famu.edu/presidentialsearch
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