Spelman College invites nominations and nominations for president. With a culture dedicated to excellence and social change, Spelman seeks a President with an appreciation and a vision to preserve the institution’s rich heritage and resources, while boldly and courageously pulling the College’s global footprint to strategically support its growth and impact. Located in Atlanta, Georgia, Spelman is one of the nation’s most selective colleges for women. Spelman College is a diverse and welcoming community of learners and educators, with 180 faculty and staff supporting more than 2,400 students from 43 states and ten foreign countries.
Spelman College, a historically black college and a world leader in the education of women of African descent, is dedicated to academic excellence in the liberal arts and sciences. Through a variety of learning modalities, Spelman enables the whole person to engage in the many cultures of the world and inspires a commitment to positive social change.
As the leader and CEO of Spelman College, the President has broad general management responsibilities for all aspects of the academic, student, financial, development and administrative dimensions of the institution and reports to the Board of Trustees. . The next president will maintain Spelman’s commitment to academic excellence, rigorous scholarship, ethical leadership and social change while fostering an intellectually stimulating environment that advances diversity and promotes action. The ideal candidate will be a visionary leader deeply committed to undergraduate education, grounded in the liberal arts, and will continue to position Spelman as the college of choice for talented and free-spirited black women.
For best consideration, please send all nominations and applications – electronically and confidentially – to:
Shelly Weiss Storbeck,
Head of Global Education Practice and Managing Director
Euris Belle, Managing Director
Anne Koellhoffer, Senior Partner
Abby Kallin, partner
For more information, please visit the Spelman home page at spelman.edu.
In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, Spelman College does not discriminate in employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital, veteran protected status, genetic testing, genetic information or any other status protected by law. Applicants with disabilities should request, in advance, any accommodation necessary to participate in the application process.