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Rockford University, a co-educational, four-year private institution in Rockford, Illinois, invites nominations and applications for the position of President. Rockford Female Seminary was chartered in 1847, became Rockford College in 1892, and became fully coeducational in 1958. On July 1, 2013, the College transitioned to Rockford University. The University has nearly 16,000 alumni living around the world and seeks to educate men and women to lead responsible lives by means of a curriculum grounded in liberal arts learning and complemented and extended by professional and practical experience. Through the total academic and co-curricular experience, Rockford University’s mission is to prepare students for fulfilling lives, careers, and participation in a modern and changing global society. The University has more than 80 majors, minors and concentrations, and its degrees are extended to include an adult accelerated degree completion program for a B.S. in Management Studies as well as two master’s programs, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT). The University has experienced record enrollment and is fiscally sound, concluding its ninth consecutive year with a balanced budget.



Hyatt-Fennell is assisting Rockford University in the search process. Nominations and application materials should be submitted via email to Cheryl Hyatt at email@hyatt-fennell.com. Applications include a letter of interest, a current resume/cv and complete contact information for five professional references. Deadline is October 26, 2015. Applications will be reviewed as they are received. All applications and nominations will be considered highly confidential






Rockford University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.