ERIC Number: EJ526242
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
So You Want to Be a College President.
Greenwood, Janet D.; Ross, Marlene
Educational Record, v77 n2-3 p24-29 Spr-Sum 1996
College presidential search committees often measure candidates by two yardsticks: how close in complexity the candidate's current budget, personnel, and program responsibilities resemble those of the position under consideration, and the academic stature brought to the institution. Interest in nontraditional candidates is growing. Searches have been affected in many ways by changing technology. (MSE)
Descriptors: Administrator Characteristics, Administrator Role, Administrator Selection, College Administration, College Presidents, Employment Practices, Evaluation Criteria, Higher Education, Information Technology, Leadership Qualities, Role Perception, Search Committees (Personnel), Technological Advancement
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue topic: "Inside the College Presidency."