Position profile

Position profile

Kansas State University (K-State) seeks an experienced, accomplished and authentic leader with a strong commitment to student access and success, and the mission of land-grant institutions, to serve as its next president.

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Procedure for candidacy

All applications, nominations and inquiries are invited. Applications should include, as separate documents, a CV or resume and a letter of interest addressing the themes in this profile.

  • WittKieffer is assisting Kansas State University in this search. For fullest consideration, candidate materials should be received by October 15, 2021.
  • Application materials should be submitted using WittKieffer’s candidate portal.
  • Nominations and inquiries can be directed to Zachary A. Smith, Ph.D, Suzanne Teer, Jeff Compher and Sandra Chu at K-StatePresident@wittkieffer.com.

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