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Northeastern Junior College's Presidential Search

Presidential Search Timeline

Below you will find the timeline that will be followed for the search for our next NJC President

   President Search Timeline – Search Advisory Committee

Understanding the Position Scheduled Date(s)

Kickoff Meeting with Search Advisory Committee

Search Advisory Committee charged by the CCCS Chancellor.

May 26, 2021

Stakeholder Feedback Sessions

Christina Cecil, CCCS CHRO, meets with stakeholders to gather feedback. Feedback will be used to create the NJC President position profile.

May & June 2021

Finalize Position Profile

Final approval of the public position profile. Open application

July 2021


Networking & Screening of Prospective Candidates

Scheduled Date(s)


System HR posts announcements and begins recruiting for the position.


Apply by September 3, 2021 for full consideration


Applicant Selection Scheduled Date(s)

Presentation of Candidates

Committee recommends semi-finalist candidates to be interviewed. 

Late September 2021

Candidate Interviews

Search advisory committee conducts video interviews with semi-finalist candidates.

Mid October 2021

Finalists Meet with Stakeholders

Finalists meet with key stakeholders, learn about the NJC campuses and communities, and meet with the CCCS Chancellor. Feedback from NJC stakeholders will be collected and provided to CCCS Chancellor.

Early November


Identifying the Next NJC President Scheduled Date(s)

Final Selection

Final reference checks conducted and contracting begins.

Late November/ Early December
CCCS Chancellor announces new NJC President. December