To apply for the position of President of Crowder College, please send the following materials:

  • A letter of application. In this letter, please address the elements of the “Presidential Profile” as well as the “Challenges and Opportunities.”
  • A current resume that includes the names, telephone numbers, and email addresses of eight references. These references should consist of the following: two supervisors, two subordinates including one support staff member, two community members, and two faculty members. Preferably, references are to be from current and former employment institutions.
  • A Crowder College application, appropriately completed and signed.
  • Transcripts attesting to your highest educational credentials. (Copies are acceptable for initial application, but official copies are required if you are selected as a finalist.)

The application deadline is September 30, 2018, with a preferred negotiable start date of January 1, 2019. All applications will be kept confidential until finalists are selected by consensus of the Presidential Search Committee. The Search Committee will determine who will be interviewed by late October/early November, with interviews conducted in late November/early December.

Salary is competitive for institutions of comparable size, and benefits include health and life insurance, a college car, Public School Retirement System, 20 days of vacation per year (as well as the break between Christmas and New Year’s), tuition waivers for family, a Cafeteria/Flex plan, holidays and sick leave, and dues and memberships as appropriate to the position.

For confidential inquiries regarding the position, contact Gale Marsh, Presidential Search Coordinator, at 417-592-5124, or email

Nominations and applications should be submitted to:
Presidential Search Committee
c/o Ms. Gale Marsh, Search Coordinator
Crowder College
601 Laclede Ave.
Neosho MO 64850
Telephone: 417-592-5124

FAX: 417-455-5747