San Francisco Community College District
The Board of Trustees invites applications and nominations for the position of Chancellor, the CEO for the San Francisco Community District/City College of San Francisco. The Chancellor reports to an elected seven-member Board of Trustees. The Board is seeking a Chancellor who is a recognized leader in the educational field and whose priority is student success. The successful candidate should be an involved leader who possesses the energy and vision to guide the activities of a complex, multicultural, and multipurpose community college district.
City College of San Francisco, a comprehensive community college established in 1953, serves the diverse adult population of the City and County of San Francisco, California with an enrollment of over 100,000 credit and noncredit students annually at nine campuses and more than 100 additional community instructional sites around the city. The College offers courses in more than 50 academic programs and over 100 occupational disciplines. It also offers over 150 credit and noncredit certificate, Award of Achievement, and degree programs. The College is staffed by a dedicated 1800 faculty, 800 classified staff, and 41 administrators, and has a total annual budget of more than $190 million.
San Francisco is one of the top tourist destinations in the world, ranking 35th out of the 100 most visited cities worldwide (there were over 16 million visitors in 2011). San Francisco is a cosmopolitan city of 805,235 people, located on the hilly tip of a peninsula in Northern California, bound by the Pacific Ocean to the west, San Francisco Bay to the north and east, and Silicon Valley to the south.
The students of City College of San Francisco are a very ethnically diverse population, and a reflection of the diverse cultures, values, orientations, and ethnicities of the great “City by the Bay” and the surrounding region. The citizens of San Francisco approved two voter approved local bond campaigns, to improve, renovate, expand, and develop buildings and facilities for the San Francisco College District. With bond funding, the new Mission Campus opened in 2007; the John Adams Campus was renovated; the Health and Wellness Center, Child Care Center, Student Health Center, and the Multi Use Building were completed on the Ocean Campus; the new Chinatown/North Beach Campus is opening Fall 2012; and the Performing Arts Center broke ground on April 20, 2012 for a two-year construction period.
Application deadline: August 10, 2012
A Chancellor Search Prospectus and application instructions are available at http://www.ccsf.edu/News/Chancellor/
Confidential inquiries or nominations should be directed to:
Dr. Preston Pulliams, President
Gold Hill Associates
fax (828) 251-9580
Applicants who require a reasonable accommodation to participate in this hiring process should contact the District ADA Coordinator at 415/241-2294 to make the necessary arrangements. Please be aware that verification of a covered disability under the ADA may be required.
It is the policy of the City College of San Francisco to provide all persons with equal employment and educational opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, religion, age, gender, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, disability or AIDS/HIV status, medical conditions, gender identity, or status as a Vietnam-Era veteran. These categories specifically include status as a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or questioning person in any District program or activity. For further information, contact the CCSF Affirmative Action Office, (415) 241-2294.