Presidential Search

  • Dr. Sue Thomas selected as 17th President of Truman State University

    February 10, 2017

    Dear Campus Community: The Board of Governors of Truman State University is pleased to announce that Dr. Sue Thomas has been selected to serve as the next president of Truman State University.  Below is a news release that will go out soon announcing our decision.  The Board would like to thank the Truman community for … Read More

  • Presidential Search Update

    January 17, 2017

    Dear Campus Community: The Presidential Search Committee met this past weekend to interview the semi-finalist pool it had previously identified.  The Committee interviewed each candidate in order to narrow the pool to the finalists.  The finalists will be interviewed by the Stakeholder Advisory Group and then by the Board of Governors, for their final decision. … Read More

  • Presidential Search Committee Update

    December 6, 2016

    Dear Campus Community: The Presidential Search Committee met on Friday, December 2, 2016, to begin distilling a robust pool of applicants for the positon of Truman State University President.   R. William Funk and Associates and the Search Committee will gather additional information about the distilled pool of applicants and will meet at a later date … Read More

  • Presidential Search Update – Stakeholder Advisory Committee

    December 5, 2016

    Dear Campus Community: As we move along the path to selecting Truman State University’s next president, we are excited to announce the members of our Stakeholder Advisory Committee.  The members represent an important part of the search process as they will represent all constituencies (students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the Kirksville community at large) in … Read More

  • Presidential Search Committee Update

    November 1, 2016

    Dear Campus Community: The Presidential Search Committee met with Bill Funk, search consultant with R. William Funk and Associates, via teleconference on October 27.  Mr. Funk provided a brief update on the progress of the search and previewed the client portal for the Committee.  Applications and nominations may be submitted through November 30 and should … Read More

  • Presidential Search Committee Update – Ad Posted

    September 19, 2016

    Dear Campus Community: The search for the next President of Truman State University is now open.  The ad has been placed in the following publications on the dates noted below: The Chronicle of Higher Education – Sept. 16 and 23 (online for 60 days) Women in Higher Education – online for 60 days Diverse Issues … Read More

  • Thank You and Report from Consultant Visit

    September 1, 2016

    Dear Campus Community: The Presidential Search Committee extends their appreciation to everyone who participated in the constituent meetings with the consultants from R. William Funk and Associates on August 30–31.  The Board of Governors and the Search Committee have expressed a strong desire for wide constituent involvement in this phase of the search process, and … Read More

  • Open Forums with Presidential Search Consultants

    August 29, 2016

    Dear Campus Community: As a reminder, R. William Funk & Associates, the firm working with the University to conduct our presidential search, will visit the Truman campus on August 30 – 31, to meet with members of the campus community and the Search Committee.  A schedule, which includes two open forums, has been developed to promote participation … Read More

  • Visit by Presidential Search Consultants

    August 22, 2016

    Dear Campus Community: The Board of Governors has approved the presidential search process, and work is progressing to launch the active search.  Due to unforeseen circumstances, Academic Search will not be conducting our presidential search.  Instead the University will be working with search consultants from R. William Funk & Associates (RWFA).  The consultants will visit … Read More

  • Presidential Search Committee Update

    August 9, 2016

    Dear Campus Community: The Truman State Presidential Search Committee held its first meeting on August 6 to hear its charge from the Board of Governors and to discuss confidentiality requirements and the Code of Ethics.  Dr. Jessica Kozloff, the consultant from Academic Search, led a discussion of the process and timeline required to meet the Board’s anticipated … Read More

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