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Eastern New Mexico University

Presidential Search Timeline 2016-2017 (Tentative)

 

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Activity

 

November 2016

On-line solicitation from campus and local community and alumni of desired presidential attributes and qualities

November 10-11, 2016

 

On-campus focus groups to identify desired presidential attributes and qualities conducted by

Witt/Kiefer search firm. Meeting. Update provided to Board of Regents.

 

Week of November 21, 2016

 

Search committee approves ENMU President leadership profile and advertisement.

 

Late November – early December 2016

 

Advertisements posted in major publications and online sites.  Website announcement launched ENMUPresident@wittkeiffer.com

Presidential Search posted on ENMU webpage December 13, 2016.

 

Mid-December 2016

 

Status report provided to Board of Regents and Search committee.

 

January 18, 2017

 

Status report provided to Board of Regents and Search committee.

 

February 15, 2017

 

Meeting of Search Committee with Witt/Kieffer to review candidates and identify semi-finalists.

 

March, 9 and 10  2017

Search Committee interviews semi-finalists in Albuquerque, NM, 

 

Late March, 2017

Finalists visit campus to on-site interviews

Mid – late April 2017

President selected by Regents

 


Presidential Search Update Presidential Search Update

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Dr. J.S.

On April 12, 2017, the Board of Regents of Eastern New Mexico University selected Dr. J.S. "Jeff" Elwell as the 10th president of ENMU. Dr. Elwell holds degrees from California State University-Bakersfield in English, from the University of Southwestern Louisiana in Communication/Theatre, and a doctorate in Speech Communication/Theater from Southern Illinois University-Carbondale. He has experience as a university professor, department chair, dean and provost. He will be joining ENMU from the University of Tennessee Chattanooga, where he is currently dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, overseeing 15 departments and affiliated groups, over 4,000 students with majors in the college, and a budget of $42 million in state and private funds.  Dr. Elwell and his spouse, Mrs. Edwina Elwell, will be joining the campus sometime this summer.


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Eastern New Mexico University

Presidential Search Committee 2016-2017

 

Alvarez, Mr. Josh

Student Body representative

 

Black, Ms. Sandi

Alumni Board representative

 

Bratcher, Dr. Adrienne       

Faculty Senate president

 

Burusnukul, Dr. Pattarapong

COB Faculty representative

 

Buzzard, Dr. Janet

Academic Affairs representative

 

Christensen, Ms. Jane

Member, Board of Regents

 

Cordova, Ms. Diana

Professional Employee representative

 

Doerr, Mr. Steve

ENMU Foundation Board representative

 

Flores, Ms. Geni

CET Faculty representation

 

Gore, Dr. Kathy

CLAS Faculty representative

 

McCullough, Mr. John

ENMU-Ruidoso representative

 

Olguin, Ms. Maureen

ENMU-Roswell

 

Seifert, Mr. Dustin

CFA Faculty representative

 

Smart, Mr. Scott

Executive Administration representative

 

Othick, Terry

Member, Board of Regents (Committee Chair)

 

Turner, Ms. Wendy

Support Employee representative

 

 


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