Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®) seeks a visionary, innovative and collaborative leader as its next president. Tri-C is an award-winning, nationally recognized institution strategically focused on meeting the educational and training needs of Cuyahoga County. This presidency offers an exciting opportunity to lead a multi-campus community college and advance the institution’s innovative nature, culture of excellence and commitment to student success and completion.
Founded in 1963 as Ohio’s first and largest community college, Tri-C currently serves more than 50,000 credit and noncredit students each year and continues to offer the lowest tuition in the state. The College offers more than 200 career and technical programs and is a leading community partner in Greater Cleveland—an area with a growing economy fueled by Fortune 500 companies, nationally acclaimed financial, legal and insurance services, and a thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem. Over its history, Tri-C has provided high-quality, affordable education and programs to more than 1 million community members.
The next president will be an innovative, transformational, system thinker, who possesses a terminal degree in an appropriate academic discipline or related field and who embraces the community college mission.
Successful senior-level experience in a large and diverse organization, preferably in higher education, is highly desired.
A complete position profile may be found at: www.agbsearch.com/searches/president-cuyahoga-community-college.
Further information about the presidential search and Tri-C may be found at:
To ensure fullest consideration, candidates are advised to submit their materials by March 4, 2022. Materials must include:
- A letter of interest that responds to the Opportunities and Challenges and Qualifications and Attributes sections of the position profile.
- A current CV or resume.
- Names and contact information (telephone and email) for five references, none of whom will be contacted until a later stage of the search or without formal permission from the candidate.
Application materials should be submitted electronically in Word or PDF format to: [email protected]
Dr. Richard Wueste and Dr. Jeanne Jacobs of AGB Search are assisting Tri-C with its presidential search. Nominators and prospective candidates may contact:
Dr. Richard Wueste
Dr. Jeanne F. Jacobs
Affirmative Action Statement: Cuyahoga Community College is committed to attaining excellence through the recruitment and retention of a qualified and diverse workforce. Cuyahoga Community College is an equal employment/educational opportunity institution.