Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi


Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi (TAMU-CC) invites nominations and applications for a collaborative and experienced academic leader to serve as the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. The Provost reports to the President and will play a critical role in the future success of this vibrant, growing, and diverse institution.

Academic Affairs serves a student body that has grown from over 8,500 students to over 12,000 students in the last 10 years. This includes over 10,000 undergraduate students and nearly 2,000 graduate students. The student body is diverse with the majority of students coming from underrepresented minority groups. TAMU-CC continually strives to improve student learning and student success. The university’s Center for Academic Student Achievement and First-Year Learning Communities Program are two examples of the institution’s efforts to retain and graduate its students.

The Provost will oversee an academic operation that has more than 300 tenure or tenure-track faculty. Academic Affairs plays a significant role in facilitating the research and scholarly activities of faculty across the institution. TAMU-CC has a stated goal of becoming an Emerging Research Institution within the State of Texas and seeks to continue to build on current research strengths.

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Nomination and Application Process

The Search Committee will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue to accept applications and nominations until the position is filled. However, in order to assure the fullest consideration, candidates are encouraged to have complete applications submitted to the search firm assisting the university by September 22, 2017. Requested application materials include a letter of interest; curriculum vitae; and the names, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of at least five professional references. All applications, nominations, and inquiries will remain confidential. References will not be called until after the first screening of applications and then only after the applicant has given explicit permission. All application materials must be submitted electronically in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Please direct all applications, nominations, and inquiries for the position to the search firm assisting the University at the contact information below:

Ryan Crawford, Partner

Gretchen Hoffman, Senior Associate  

901 Mopac Expressway South

Barton Oaks Plaza One, Suite 300

Austin, TX 78746

(737) 210-1218

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Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is an  Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.