Mercy College of Ohio invites applications and nominations for its next President. Located in Toledo, Ohio, Mercy College is a Catholic, undergraduate institution of higher education. Mercy College was founded by the Sisters of Mercy and is sponsored by Catholic Health Partners, one of the nation’s largest and most respected healthcare systems. Incorporated in 1992, Mercy College offers bachelor degrees, associate degrees and certificate programs for a wide range of health related disciplines including Nursing, Medical Imaging, Human Biology, Healthcare Administration, Cardiovascular Technology, Medical Coding, Emergency Medical Technician, Ophthalmic Technology, Poloysomnography and General Studies. The President of Mercy College reports to the College Board of Trustees and the President/CEO, Mercy Northern Region, who is also a member of Mercy College’s Board of Trustees. The President is the Chief Executive Officer of the College and assumes overall responsibility for all aspects of the College and is responsible for providing the oversight and leadership for the College, and assures the College meets and exceeds the required accreditation standards. The new president will be someone who can work with the faculty, staff and CHP partners in creating a vision and moving Mercy College forward as a progressive institution of higher education that will be appropriately positioned to meet the education and workforce needs of its immediate community and of Catholic Health Partners, particularly the entities within the State of Ohio and surrounding geographical areas. The ideal candidate will have: an earned doctoral/terminal degree, preferably related to a discipline represented in the College and/or in higher education leadership; background and knowledge in healthcare education and practice; thorough knowledge of the rules and regulations of state authorizing bodies and accrediting institutions; demonstrated success working in complex, diverse organizations; and finally, experience in strategic planning, financial management and program development. For more information on this opportunity, including a full position specification, please visit www.wittkieffer.com. Inquiries, nominations and applications are invited. Review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the position is filled. For fullest consideration, applicant materials should be received by March 7th, 2014. Candidates should provide a curriculum vitae, a letter of application, and the names and contact information of five references. References will not be contacted without prior knowledge and approval of candidates. These materials should be sent electronically via e-mail to the Mercy College’s consultants Oliver B. Tomlin, Howard T. Jessamy and Donna M. Padilla at MercyCollegePresident@wittkieffer.com. Mercy College and Catholic Health Partners value diversity and is committed to equal opportunity for all persons regardless of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status protected by law.