Houston Community College (HCC) is a diverse and complex multi-campus institution accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools' Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees. With a population of 2.1 million, Houston is the fourth largest city in America and the largest city in Texas.
The community is about one hour from Texas' gulf coast. HCC is one of the largest institutions of higher education in the country with a fall enrollment of over 75,000 students and 6 colleges with 23 campuses in a 628 square miles-service area. HCC students are served by nearly 2,500 full and part-time faculty. HCC enrolls more international students than any community college in the country.
HCC has been a part of Achieving the Dream, since it began in 2004 and has been recognized as an AtD leader college since 2009 because of HCC's demonstrated commitment to, and progress on four principles: committed leadership, use of evidence to improve programs and services, broad engagement, and systemic institutional improvement.
The chancellor is the chief executive officer and works under the direction of district's Board of Trustees who are elected to represent geographical areas.
For additional information about Houston Community College please visit http://www.hccs.edu/
The draft Chancellor Profile will be available on the College’s website at the end of October.
Nominations and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The target date for applications is: Friday, January 17, 2014.
To apply go to http://acctsearches.org
In addition to your electronic application materials, a paper copy must be mailed to:
ATTN: Dr. Narcisa Polonio
1233 20th Street, NW, Suite 301
Washington, DC 20036
For additional information, nominations or confidential inquiries, contact Dr. Narcisa Polonio, ACCT, Executive Vice President for Education, Research and Board Leadership Services, 202-276-1983 (cell) or email@example.com or Dr. Laurie Savona, Operations Officer for Search Services, 202-775-4474 (office), 202-595-4300 (cell) or firstname.lastname@example.org