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6 Qualities to Look for in a College President

Sunday, September 17, 2017


"For presidential candidates, there is no guaranteed formula for success in advancing through the quirky, unpredictable, and sometimes undecipherable committee process in the higher-education search," write Robin Mamlet and Sheila Murphy in the Chronicle of Higher Education. "But self-awareness and an understanding of the changing environment for learning and leading are essential first steps along the way to what we hope — for an increasingly broad and varied set of presidents — will be a deeply satisfying professional opportunity to lead, to serve, and to transform."

Mamlet and Murphy share insights into what unique qualities today's presidents possess that are different than in the past.

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