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Presidential Search

The search for the 7th president of Bethune-Cookman University.


The deadline for submitting applications is December 3, 2018. In early December 2018 the Search Committee will make selections of candidates for confidential interviews to be held off the main campus. The Committee will continue to review applications until the position is filled which should occur by February 15, 2019.

Applicants must complete a letter of interest with attention to the issues, opportunities, and attributes sought in the Presidential Profile, a comprehensive vita with credentials and experience detailed, and five references with email addresses and phone numbers. References will not be contacted without the permission of the candidate, but should be available for contact once a candidate has been chosen for an interview.

Please submit the completed materials electronically (MS Word or Adobe PDF) to the Chair of the Search Committee, The Reverend Thom Shafer, and the Chairperson of the Board, Dr. Michelle Carter-Scott, at

Inquiries and nominations should be directed to:

Dr. James Davis Dr. Carlton Brown
Executive Search Consultant  Executive Search Consultant 
AGB Search    AGB Search
540-539-9415   912-247-8661

Information about the presidential search is also available at and




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