USciences President Search

The USciences presidential search committee has begun work to identify candidates for the 25th president. Information regarding the search will be made periodically. Please check back regularly.



Presidential Search Update - March 2016

I am pleased to report that the presidential search process is underway. The presidential search committee has been in contact with our search firm partners...

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Presidential Search Committee (Updated)

Presidential Search Committee: Kenneth L. Murtha (Chair, Presidential Search Committee, and Board of Trustees Representative) Senior Vice President (retired), AstraZeneca Andrew Armitage (Staff Representative) Assistant...

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Presidential Search Update – July 2015

While Kathleen R. Mayes P’76, PharmD’78 has begun her tenure as interim president, University of the Sciences continues its search for a 25th president. A...

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USciences Leadership Profile

Dear Campus Community, I am pleased to share with you the official leadership profile / job description for the USciences presidential search which you can...

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USciences Announces Board and Administration Leadership Changes

University of the Sciences board chairman Marvin Samson HonAlm’96 has announced leadership changes within the USciences board of trustees and the University administration. Samson, who...

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USciences Presidential Search Update – May 2015

Dear Campus Community, I wanted to provide an update on the presidential search progress to date. Our dedicated search committee has been working behind the...

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Presidential Search Firm Named

Date: April 7, 2015 From: Ken Murtha, Presidential Search Committee Chair To: USciences Community I am honored to be leading the search committee for finding...

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Presidential Search Committee Announced

Dear USciences Community: On behalf of the Board of Trustees, I am pleased to announce the Presidential Search Committee members who will be charged with...

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"The successful candidate shall be an individual of great personal integrity and shall be a visionary leader"

USciences Leadership Profile/Job Description and Submission Information

Interested candidates or those wishing to nominate individuals can send materials electronically via e-mail to

Materials that cannot be emailed should be mailed to the Witt/Kieffer consultants:

Oliver B. Tomlin and Jennifer G. Bauer
7201 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 775
Bethesda, MD 20814.

The consultants can be reached by telephone through the office of Angela Bettis at 314-754-6071. This information is also at the end of the full document.

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