The University of Mobile announces its search for a visionary leader to serve as the 6th president of the Baptist-affiliated university in Alabama.
Located in Mobile, Alabama, on an 880+ acre campus just an hour from Gulf Coast beaches, the University of Mobile is a Christ-centered institution of liberal arts and sciences and professional programs integrating faith and learning to provide Higher Education for a Higher Purpose. More than 1,900 students from 34 states and 23 nations are enrolled in 75+ academic programs granting associate to doctoral degrees. Founded in 1961 by Alabama Baptists, the University of Mobile is affiliated with and supported by the Alabama Baptist State Convention.
The University of Mobile seeks a visionary leader who understands the unique opportunities and challenges of Higher Education and is eager to lead the school into the future. The ideal candidate will be motivated and drawn to the external aspects of the presidency; has a proven record of building beneficial partnerships with individuals, business and community; and is accustomed to innovative thinking and taking appropriate risks beyond traditional approaches to expand the university's mission and influence. Additional key characteristics of the ideal candidate include a Christ-centered faith, organizational and business acumen, and proven fundraising success.
How to Apply
This is a confidential search process conducted by an internal Presidential Search Committee. To ensure full consideration, application materials are to be received no later than December 31, 2023. For application details: https://umobile.edu/presidentialsearch/