Michigan, United States
Salary Not specified
Oct 26, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Cleary University

The Board of Trustees of Cleary University invite applications and nominations for its next President and Chief Executive Officer. Cleary University seeks a leader with a strategic vision capable of meeting the challenges of a growing and innovative business institution committed to delivering an intimate and inclusive business education. Cleary's next President will lead the University as it continues to create a dynamic and challenging business school culture, deliberately designed to forge The Cleary MindTM through the unique integration of business, philosophy, and literacy curricula, providing graduates with the critical skill sets required by today's most demanding employers.

Cleary University's main campus is located in Howell, Michigan, with an education center in Detroit. The University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission. It offers ABA, AAS, BBA, BS, MBA, and MS degree programs to a dynamic mix of traditional college students, working adults, and graduate students earning their degrees in both classroom and remote learning environments.

Cleary University seeks a leader who will provide strategic and collaborate leadership, manage resources and agreements considering current and forecasted realities, and manage the balance between a university setting and effective business principles when guiding the University through strategic and operational plans.

A full search profile is available at the Academic Search website, Academic Search Open Searches. Additional information about the University is available at

Procedure for Applications and Nominations

Applications should be submitted electronically in PDF format to Please include a cover letter that addresses the qualifications noted in the position prospectus, a curriculum vitae, and a list of five professional references with contact information, including telephone and email. References will not be contacted without the explicit permission of the candidate. Applications received by November 30, 2020 will be given full consideration.

Cleary University is assisted by Academic Search. Prospective candidates and nominations may arrange a confidential conversation with senior consultant Jerry Israel at or George Ross at