May 6, 2011
Robert O. Keohane ('61) appointed by Board of Trustees to chair Presidential Search Committee
May 30, 2011
June 10, 2011
June 10 - Sept. 15, 2011
Sept. 15, 2011
Initial screening of applicant pool; determination of those receiving further consideration.
Sept. 16, 2011
First formal Search Committee meeting.
Sept. 16 - Oct. 15, 2011
Continued receipt and review of applications.
Oct. 15, 2011
Cease accepting applications except on direct invitation of Search Committee.
Mid Oct. 2011
Identification of candidates for formal evaluation process including reference checks. Nov. 19, 2011
Notification to candidates no longer under consideration.
Decision made whether to retain search firm to assist with reference checks.
Nov. 2011 - Jan. 2012
Formal interviews/intensive discussion with leading candidates. Finalists invited to campus to meet with community members and Search Committee.
Late Jan. 2012
Recommendation reached by Search Committee for Next President.
Mid Feb. 2012
Board of Trustees meeting for action upon Search Committee recommendation.
July 1, 2012
Anticipated start date for new President.