To be considered, candidates should e-mail (as MSWord attachments) or mail a cover letter that addresses the opportunites for building the future and qualifications listed in the Presidential Profile, a current resume, and the names, phone numbers and e-mail addresses of three references to

Nominations should be submitted to Rita Lindgren, Search Consultant for the State Board of Higher Education (SBHE).

Applications are due by February 15, 2008, when screening will begin. Contact information for applications, nominations, questions or comments:

Rita Lindgren
Search Consultant
PO Box 5587
Bismarck, ND 58506-5587


Linda Donlin
Director of Communications and Media Relations
North Dakota University System
Phone: 701-328-2962

The North Dakota University System and the Valley City State University Presidential Search Committee are being assisted by

James H. McCormick
Senior Consultant
AGB Search
Phone: 651-238-5188

Names of all applicants or nominees for the position are a matter of public record as the search process complies with the open meetings-open records statutes and policies of the State of North Dakota.