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Higher Ed Administrative Careers - Other, Higher Ed Administrative Careers - Presidents/Chancellors
Nyack College is a high-impact, transformational institute of Christian higher education located in the heart of downtown New York City across from Battery Park. With a staff and faculty that is 50% women and minorities and a student body of representing 50 different nations, Nyack is uniquely positioned to equip leaders from every nation for service. 2,100 students study in-person and online in Nyack's undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degree programs. The next President of Nyack should bring experience leading and serving in a large urban environment and must embrace cultural and ethnic diversity. The next leader of Nyack should be equipped to navigate the many challenges and opportunities in higher education, communicating vision, increasing fundraising, and leading innovations.
We invite you to share this opportunity with those in your network who may be prospective candidates, and we welcome your personal inquiries.
Nyack College’s next President should have a strong Christian faith, an impressive array of executive leadership and strategic experience, and a financial background in leading organizations that face the challenges commonly found in small colleges and universities. Ideally, this leader will also bring experiential knowledge of leading and serving in a large, urban environment and who will identify allies and opportunities uniquely available in the cultural and ethnic diversity of New York City. Nyack’s search process is evidence of the institutional commitment to attract a candidate with these qualities.
The list below is not meant to be exhaustive, but rather to encourage potential candidates to understand the breadth of experiences that may fit well in this position:
A dynamic leader currently serving in higher education with an earned doctorate from an accredited institution of higher education
A successful CEO in a for-profit corporation with a passion for Christian education
A dynamic Executive Director of a not-for-profit
A senior executive with significant experience in change management
Passion for Diversity
Internal Number: PRES111820
About Nyack College
Nyack College, an accredited institution of Christian higher education offers undergraduate and graduate degrees through programs at the college and its seminary, Alliance Theological Seminary (ATS). One doctoral program, 15 master degree programs, 32 bachelor degree programs and associate degree programs are available to the 2,112 students currently enrolled. For more than 135 years, Nyack/ATS has fulfilled its mission of educating men and women by being academically excellent, globally engaged, intentionally diverse, personally transforming, and socially relevant.