Search Partner

Kent State University has secured the services of AGB Search to assist in this process. AGB Search is one of the leading executive search firms with its entire practice dedicated to higher education. Dr. Melissa Trotta, associate managing principal, and Ellen Meyer, executive search consultant, will serve as the lead consultants from the firm working on this search.  The company has recruited more than 70 chief academic officers and most recently assisted Kent State in our highly successful searches for the directors of the Fashion School and the School of Music.

Nominations and Applications
A complete position profile including the full list of attributes, qualifications, and key opportunities, as well as application requirements, may be found at:

To assure full consideration, applications should be received by March 27, 2020. 

Please direct nominations and inquiries to:

Melissa K. Trotta, Associate Managing Principal, AGB Search

Ellen L. Meyer, Executive Search Consultant, AGB Search

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