Lincoln Christian University’s mission is to nurture and equip Christians with a Biblical worldview to serve and lead in the church and the world. On the retirement of President Keith Ray following sixteen years of capable leadership, the Trustees of Lincoln Christian University invite applications for their next president from experienced visionary leaders in Christian higher education with a mature and vibrant Christian faith and a heart for servant leadership, service, and ministry.
LCU is an evangelical Christian university committed to the Restoration Movement with close sustaining relationships with and support from a broad range of local Christian church/Church of Christ congregations. The University seeks a new president who will be the spiritual leader of the campus modeling servant leadership with a style that embraces humility and engenders trust, lead faculty and staff in all aspects of the institution’s programs and activities ensuring the integration of faith and learning, as well as excellence in teaching and scholarship resulting in a transformative education for students preparing them for careers and lives of service.
Candidates should have appropriate academic credentials and experience along with a significant record of accomplishment in the many areas of leadership required, including academic curricular and faculty affairs, enrollment growth, financial matters, fundraising and financial development, student development and success, church relations, and general institutional promotion and relations. Detailed information about the position and desired attributes of candidates, including information on the nomination and application process, is available online at AGB Search: http://agbsearch.com/searches/president-lincoln-christian-university Review of applications will begin around August 15 and will continue on a rolling basis. For full consideration, applications should be received no later than noon, September 25. All nominations and applications will be received in full confidence.