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Procedure for Candidacy

Inquiries, nominations and applications are invited. For fullest consideration, applicant materials should be received by March 2, 2018. Candidates should provide:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Letter of application that addresses the responsibilities and requirements described in the leadership profile
  • Names and contact information for five references.

Candidate confidentiality will be respected and references will not be contacted without prior knowledge and approval of candidates.

Inquiries and application materials should be sent via email to the search consultants, Zachary A. Smith, Ph.D. and Sophie Stava of Witt/Kieffer, at

Questions may also be directed to the consultants through the office of Eden Stroud at 630-575-6154.

Documents that must be mailed may be sent to:
c/o Eden Stroud
2015 Spring Road, Suite 510
Oak Brook, IL 60523