Eastern University, an evangelical Christian university committed to the integration of faith, reason, and justice in undergraduate, graduate, seminary, and professional education, invites applications for the position of Provost. The successful candidate will be a premier scholar and an academic visionary, with a strong sense of vocation to Christian higher education and a demonstrated record of leadership in diversity, who can guide and strengthen all aspects of Easternâ€™s academic life, with a special focus on promoting excellence, building consensus, and enhancing the institutionâ€™s regional and global reputation and effectiveness. Â Appropriate qualifications include an earned doctorate, a proven record of excellence in teaching and scholarship as well as in academic administration, exceptional organizational skill and experience, and a life that visibly, consistently honors the Lord Jesus Christ.
Complete information on the position and on Eastern University, along with nomination and application instructions, is available through AGB Search at http://agbsearch.com/searches/provost-eastern-university. Review of applications will begin immediately. For full consideration, applications should be received no later than February 14, 2014.
Eastern University is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).
About Eastern University
Eastern University is a Christian university of the arts and sciences that integrates faith, reason and justice for students in its undergraduate, graduate, Seminary, urban, professional and international programs. Applicants should have a religious commitment compatible with its mission. The university complies with federal and state guidelines of nondiscrimination in employment; members of protected classes encouraged to apply.
This description is intended to describe the general level and nature of work performed by the person/people assigned to this position. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of duties and responsibilities of the person/people so assigned.