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Provost and Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs

Position Overview

Monmouth University, a top-tier private university in one of the most desirable locations in the Northeast, is seeking applications for a Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs. Monmouth University is listed in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges” in the Regional Universities North category, The Princeton Review’s “The Best 386 Colleges: 2021 Edition,” and Money magazine’s 2020-2021 “Best Colleges.”

Search Timeline

October 12
Search Committee charged by President Leahy

October 16 – 28
Open Sessions with Campus Stakeholders

November 2
Position Opening Announced/Applications Invited

November – January
Recruitment and Application Review

Search Committee conducts interviews and referencing

Early – Mid March
Second-round Interviews

Late March
Search Committee makes final report to President Leahy

Further vetting and referencing by President. New Provost announced by President

Search Committee

Hayley Branstrom
Graduate Student

Nicholas Goranites
Undergraduate Student

Dr. Walter (Dave) Greason
Associate Professor and Chair of Educational Counseling and Leadership

Dr. Chris Hirschler
Associate Professor and Chair of Health and Physical Education

Mary Kate Kane
Secretary for the School of Education

Dr. Robin Mama
Dean of the School of Social Work

Dr. Robert McCaig
VP for Enrollment Management (Chair)

Dr. Zaneta Rago-Craft
Director of the Intercultural Center

Dr. Julia Riordan-Gonclaves
Associate Professor of World Languages and Cultures and Departmental Advising Coordinator

Search Firm Advisors

Storbeck Search

Steve Leo, Partner
Vicki Henderson, Senior Associate