Presidential Search FAQs

When will the search officially begin? When does the Presidential Search Committee meet?
The search is underway, and nominations for the position are being accepted. The committee will be meeting as often as necessary to effectively execute the search and to ensure that the process moves forward in a timely manner.

How can Barnard community members participate in the search and share input?
The search committee will be holding a series of open forums beginning in January. The dates will be announced shortly via email and will also be posted on this site. We hope that you will join these conversations and share your thoughts on this important transition in Barnard's leadership.

Does the search committee plan to consider both internal and external candidates?
Both internal and external candidates are welcome to apply and will be equally considered.

How can I nominate an individual or express an interest in the position?
Nominations can be submitted here. Nominees will be contacted and asked to submit a confidential application.

How long will the selection process take?
The committee’s goal is to move as swiftly as possible while conducting an in-depth and thoughtful search.