Crowder College in Neosho, Missouri, is seeking candidates for the college’s eighth president in its 55 year history. Crowder College is a comprehensive community college serving nine counties with six attendance centers in southwest Missouri. The 5000 student college offers excellent facilities and enthusiastic community support. The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to continue a long tradition of servant leadership and an open, highly collaborative relationship with the elected board, faculty and staff; a demonstrated commitment to fostering student success; a history of data-informed decision making; exceptional listening and communication skills that will maintain and strengthen relationships with community leaders, partners in education, legislators, and donors; a visionary understanding of the community college mission and its future; and a record as an effective problem-solver and supporter of innovation in others.
An earned doctorate from an accredited institution and a minimum of three years successful leadership experience in a senior administrative position are preferred. Presidential salary and benefits are competitive for the state and region. Deadline for application is September 30, 2018, with a preferred negotiable start date of January 1, 2019. Additional information, application instructions, and contact information can be obtained through the link http://www.crowder.edu/about-crowder/presidentialsearch/ .