Becoming a college or university CEO requires a keen understanding of oneself and the search process and a solid game plan for transition into the position. Designed specifically for senior administrators (typically Dean level or above) who will be seeking a presidency within the next 2 years, this 2-day workshop focuses on:
- Developing an effective presidential search strategy
- Practical training, including mock video-taped interviews and CV/resume critiques
- Gaining a better understanding of the search process through candid conversations with search firm executives
- Contract negotiation
- Transitioning successfully into a presidency
- Presidential leadership
Who is Eligible to Apply
Senior level administrators (typically at the Dean’s level or above) planning to seek a presidency within the next 2 years are eligible to apply. ACE will select approximately 40 individuals who represent diverse backgrounds and hold senior executive positions across all different institutional types.
October 20-21, 2014 at Eaglewood Resort, Itasca, IL (suburban Chicago--12 miles west of O'Hare International Airport).
For additional information about the ACE Advancing to the Presidency program please email the ExecutiveLeadership@acenet.edu. To speak with a staff person please call 202-939-9728.
Advancing to the Presidency is supported by a generous contribution from Fidelity Investments.