Semifinalists for MSUM President Named

Presidential Search Website ST. PAUL, Minn., March 27, 2014 – Minnesota State Colleges and Universities has named three semifinalists who are under consideration to be president of Minnesota State University Moorhead. The candidates are Anne Blackhurst, Sam Minner, and Carlos Vargas‐Aburto. The candidates were recommended by a search advisory committee comprised of students, faculty, staff and community leaders and chaired […]

Presidential search update

A message from the Search Chair, Dick Hanson. The search for MSUM’s next president is continuing on track, though as we said at the start, this is the part of the search where there isn’t a lot of information to be made public. I can tell you that applications and inquiries continue to come in to our search consultants, and […]

National search begins for Director of Undergraduate Admissions

A national search will begin to fill the position of Director of Undergraduate Admissions following the resignation of Rance Larsen, effective Nov. 8, 2013. During the interim, responsibilities for leading the department are being shared by Yvette Underdue Murph, Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs, and senior admissions staff members Jim Anderson, Nina Johnson and Liz Gunther.

Two finalists for chancellor named by MnSCU Board of Trustees

New chancellor to be selected Wednesday Two finalists for the position of chancellor of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities were announced Monday by the Board of Trustees. The board will interview the finalists Tuesday and Wednesday. Campus employees will have the opportunity to participate and see the finalists in the chancellor search. The chancellor finalists were announced following this […]

First provost candidate open forum is Jan. 24

The search committee for the Provost and Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs position at MSUM has recommended four candidates to interview the week of January 24th. Campus/media open forums are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. on January 24th, 25th, 26th and 27th. Duane Ford, Dean of the College of Business, Industry, Life Science and Agriculture at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville, Platteville, Wis., […]