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UNC President Search Timeline

A draft of the search process (dates subject to change):

  • Sept. 19, 2017—Issue request for Documented Quote from search firms
  • Sept. 26, 2017—Search Committee introductory meeting
  • Oct. 20, 2017—Search Committee meeting to discuss leadership characteristics/job description
  • Nov. 1, 2017—BOT special meeting to establish leadership characteristics/job description, selection process and timeline
  • Early November 2017—Begin advertising position
  • February 2018—Search Committee meetings to select candidates for stage 1 interviews
  • Early March 2018—Search Committee meetings to conduct stage 1 interviews and narrow list for stage 2 interviews
  • March 2018—Search Committee meetings to conduct stage 2 interviews and narrow list for final interviews
  • March 2018—Publicly announce final interviews
  • Early April 2018—BOT special meeting to deliberate and select offeree
  • Mid-April 2018—Publicly announce new UNC President