Location: Azusa, CA
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 09/28/2021
Expire Date: 11/28/2021
Job Categories: Collegiate Faculty, Staff, Administration
Putting God First since 1899, APU serves more than 10,000 students and embraces an open enrollment policy, welcoming all who seek an exemplary higher education permeated by the Christian faith. APU is a rich community of scholars and disciples with more than 66% of students coming from ethnically diverse backgrounds. The current presidential search offers an exceptional opportunity to take the helm of a flagship institution in Christian higher education. Offering more than 150 academic programs, APU’s Christ-centered academic excellence has been recognized regionally and nationally. Azusa Pacific is one of only two schools in the CCCU to be recognized as a Carnegie R2 school for research activity. With a strong portfolio of programs and revenue streams coming from undergraduate, graduate, professional, and online students, APU is looking for a dynamic and innovative president who will lead APU with Christlike boldness and humility.
For a video about the search and the full Opportunity Profile (including Process of Candidacy), see www.jobfitmatters.com/APU.
• A deep, personal faith and active participation in a local congregation
• Terminal degree preferred (e.g., PhD, DMin, EdD) or substantial professional leadership experience
• Demonstrated fundraising success
• Significant executive leadership and administrative experience in a complex organization
• A current understanding of Christian higher education landscape trends, challenges, and opportunities
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Azusa Pacific University is a comprehensive, evangelical, Christian university located 26 miles northeast of Los Angeles, California. A leader in the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities, APU is committed to excellence in higher education. Offering more than 100 bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programs on campus, online, and at seven regional locations across Southern California, APU continues to be recognized annually as one of America’s Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report.
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