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


Terry Meyer
Executive Assistant to the Chancellor
North Dakota University System
Phone: 701-328-2963

NOTE: Names of finalists for the position are a matter of public record per the open meetings-open records statutes and policies of the State of North Dakota. Because of the public nature of the campus visit portion of the interview process, the names of semifinalists selected for on-campus interviews also become public.

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

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

Janice S. Fitzgerald
Executive Search Consultant
AGB Search
Phone: 717-580-0663