The Board of Trustees invites inquiries, nominations and applications for the position of President of Delta College, University Center, Michigan. The College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and enjoys full accreditation status. This leader will serve as the College’s fifth president in its 60-year history.
Delta College is seeking a visionary, collaborative and inclusive leader who will prioritize student success and advance diversity, equity and inclusion, community partnerships and innovation. The president will:
Build on the culture and history of the College and work with the Board of Trustees, faculty, staff and community to create opportunities for all students to reach their full potential.
Align workforce training needs with the skills of graduates by working with community and business representatives.
Establish a foundation of trust.
Empower faculty and staff to work together to create pathways to success for every student.
Delta College was founded in 1961 to serve the residents of Bay, Midland and Saginaw counties. These three counties comprise the district for the College and, while part of the Great Lakes Bay Region, are distinct in their strengths and characteristics. The College is known for its strong community connections, industry-focused training programs, collaboration with local school districts and commitment to an inclusive and equitable campus. The College serves students on its main campus and at its downtown centers in Midland, Saginaw and Bay City. The 640-acre main campus also includes a residence that is available to the President.
Master’s degree required. Doctorate preferred.
3-5 years of senior level administrative experience in higher education
Community college experience
Classroom teaching experience
For detailed information, the Presidential Profile and information on how to apply please visit delta.edu or acctsearches.org.
Candidates will need to have the following information or materials available to complete the application:
A letter of application (not to exceed 5 pages) that succinctly addresses the opportunities and challenges identified in the Position Profile and demonstrates how the candidate’s experience and professional qualifications prepare them to serve as the President of Delta College.
A current resume including an email address and cellular telephone number.
A list of eight references: example, two to three supervisors, two to three direct reports, and two to three faculty and/or staff members from current and former institutions.
For additional information, nominations or confidential inquiries please contact:
Julie Golder, J.D., Vice President of Search Services, ACCT email@example.com 202-384-5816 (mobile) 202-775-4466 (office)
About Delta College
Successful candidates must demonstrate experience, skills, and commitment to fostering an environment of diversity in student, faculty and staff.Delta College, established in 1961, offers 150 transfer and career certificate and associate degree programs, and enrolls nearly 11,000 students each semester at its main campus and three learning centers.Delta College enjoys a reputation as one of the nation’s leading community colleges. Contributing factors to this achievement are its enduring commitment to excellence, passion for innovation and focus on people. Those values can be seen in its AQIP Higher Learning Commission accreditation, charter membership in the National League for Innovation, Achieving the Dream participation, environmental stewardship and unique shared governance system.The College’s service area is comprised of Bay, Midland and Saginaw counties, each with its own appealing personality and features, located adjacent to Lake Huron in mid-Michigan. Delta College - one of America's leading community colleges!