Illinois, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Sep 18, 2020
Position Type
Executive, Provosts
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

McKendree University seeks candidates for the position of Provost.  The Provost will report to and work closely with the President to provide academic direction for the University.  As the chief academic officer of the institution, the Provost has administrative responsibilities for all academic affairs.  The successful candidate will have served as a tenured faculty member and as an academic administrator at a regionally accredited four-year institution of higher education.  The candidate will have demonstrated leadership experience creating a team environment and fostering cooperation and respect among diverse constituents.  An earned doctoral degree is required.  McKendree University is a private, comprehensive, regional university in Lebanon, Illinois, with a strong tradition in the liberal arts and a focus on excellent teaching.  With a total enrollment of over 2,500 students, McKendree offers undergraduate and graduate programs on campus, online, and at off-site locations in Southern Illinois and Kentucky.  The beautiful campus is located in the historic city of Lebanon, Illinois, 25 minutes from downtown St. Louis.  Annual compensation will be competitive and commensurate with experience.  The University provides a comprehensive benefits package. 

Application Process:
The Search Committee will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants must submit: a curriculum vitae, cover letter describing relevant experience and interest in the position, and contact information for three professional references to Shirley Baugh, Director of Human Resources at  EEO/AA/ADA Employer

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