Presidential Search

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Presidential Search

The search for the 19th president of the University of Oregon

 

Appointing a president is one of the most important responsibilities of the Board of Trustees. The next UO president will build upon the university's academic, research, student success, and diversity initiatives. They will be responsible for leading the UO into the future and taking the university to even greater heights.

Latest Updates

December 7, 2022 – During its Dec. 6 meeting, the University of Oregon Board of Trustees received and unanimously approved a presidential profile that will be used in the search for the university’s next president.
October 27, 2022 – Presidential Search Chair Connie Seeley and Search Vice Chair Renée Evans Jackman sent a message inviting the university community to a virtual presidential forum on Tuesday, November 1.
October 18, 2022 – Presidential Search Chair Connie Seeley and Search Vice Chair Renée Evans Jackman sent a message to the university community announcing the schedule for campus forums and inviting the university community to provide feedback and recommendations for potential candidates through two online surveys.

All updates

Presidential Profile

During its Dec. 6 meeting, the UO Board of Trustees received and unanimously approved the presidential profile. The profile provides background on the university and includes the president's position summary.

View the profile

Recommendations for Prospective Candidates

Recommendations for prospective candidates can be submitted to the search committee using the survey linked below.

Submit a recommendation

Presidential Search Committee

To help facilitate the search, the board has put together a broad and inclusive Presidential Search Committee, chaired by Board Trustee Connie Seeley and vice-chaired by Board Trustee Renée Evans Jackman.

Meet the Committee

Contact

Comments or questions can be emailed to the Board of Trustees at trustees@uoregon.edu.