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Higher Ed Administrative Careers - Provosts/Vice Presidents
Malone University is poised to continue the process of establishing the "Malone of the Future" which will position it to be a significant institution in Christian higher education. To see this vision fulfilled, Malone needs a capable, enterprise-level, forward-leaning Provost who can lead the faculty and campus through this continuous process.
As a CCCU member and Consortium of Christian Colleges member, Malone has a well-established legacy in Christian higher education. In keeping with John Kotter’s acclaimed book, Built to Last, influential organizations of the future will need to be more rooted than most and more innovative than most. With this in view, Malone seeks to reaffirm its Christian roots while actively pursuing innovation in higher education.
Aside from the President, the Provost is the most senior member of the Collegium at Malone University. This role has essential points of integration with almost every office on campus. Therefore, this leader will need to find the balance of appreciating Malone's historical mission and culture as well as helping it to move forward to some new places both in its traditional, on-campus program for traditional students as well as with non-traditional and online programs.
All this needs to be done with vision, influence, and collaboration with an eye toward both the academic mission of the institution as well as the financial, market-facing issues facing all higher education institutions.
These are exciting times at Malone University for leaders who want to be at the forefront of innovative Christian higher education. Malone invites all high-capacity Christian academic leaders to consider this opportunity.
Malone University has retained Rick Mann, the Managing Director of ClarionStrategy to assist with the search. The engaging of candidates has already begun. To continue with this process, feel free to send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org and you will receive a full Position Profile for this role. Also, feel free to contact:
Rick Mann, PhD
It is the policy of Malone University not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in its programs or activities, as required by applicable laws and regulations. As a religious educational institution affiliated with the Evangelical Friends, Malone University is permitted and reserves the right to prefer employees or prospective employees on the basis of religion.
About Malone University
Celebrating more than 125 years of higher education, Malone University is a Christian university for the arts, sciences, and professions in the liberal arts tradition, affiliated with the Evangelical Friends Church. With more than 14,000 living alumni, Malone provides a transformative, faith-integrated environment that equips its graduates with the skills necessary to serve, engage, and transform the communities in which they live and work.
Malone University once again ranks among the Best Regional Universities in the Midwest in a recent survey by U.S. News & World Report, achieving #75 among 173 institutions for 2018. Malone is also identified by U.S. News as a Best Value School, ranking 41st among 77 colleges and universities in the Midwest. College Consensus recently selected Malone as one of five institutions in Northeast Ohio to be included on their “Best Colleges in Ohio” list, and Washington Monthly again included Malone on their “Best Bang for the Buck” list based on its performance with graduation rates and test scores as well as price of education and graduates’ salaries. In 2018, the first-time pass rate for bachelor of science in nursing graduates on the National Cou...ncil Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN) was 100%; similarly, in 2017, social work graduates passed the licensure exam at a rate of 100%, 29 percent higher than the national average. The University has had four faculty Fulbright Scholars in the last ten years and 80% of the full-time faculty have earned the terminal degree in their discipline.