HSC at Fort Worth

Search Timeline

Week of April 11, 2022

Organizational meeting with Search Committee members to discuss search process and strategy, timeline, position profile, and advertising outlets.

May 3, 9, 10, 11, and 12, 2022

SP&A consultant and Search Committee members meet with key stakeholders to learn about the challenges and opportunities that will impact the new President.

Week of May 16, 2022

SP&A consultant provides Search Committee with draft position profile and text for advertisement for their review and edit.

SP&A search team to recruit candidates and solicit nominations.

May 30, 2022

Memorial Day

June 7, 2022

Search Committee finalizes and approves position profile and advertisement.

June 8, 2022

SP&A places ads in appropriate publications and ad venues.

SP&A distributes Position Profile to prospective candidates.

Week of June 13 or 20, 2022

SP&A meet with Search Committee to discuss recruitment efforts to-date and provide insights on the condition of the “market”.

July 4, 2022

University Holiday

July 8, 2022

SP&A posts initial group of candidate files to secure portal for Search Committee to review.

July 15, 2022

Progress meeting with Search Committee to evaluate candidates and provide feedback to SP&A.

July 21, 2022

Deadline for candidate applications and nominations.

July 22, 2022

SP&A posts new candidate files to secure portal for Search Committee to review.

July 25, 2022

Search Committee meets to evaluate candidate pool and selects candidates worthy of an invitation to interview with the Committee.

July 28 and 29, 2022

Search Committee conducts first-round interviews via Zoom with leading candidates.

Search Committee identifies semi-finalist candidates.

Week of Aug. 1, 2, 3 and/or 4, 2022

SP&A and Search Committee initiate in-depth reference and background checks on all semi-finalist candidates.

Search Committee meets in-person with all semi-finalist candidates.

Stakeholder Engagement: Semi-finalists may participate in on-campus sessions with key HSC stakeholders pending resolution of any confidentiality issues.

Week of Aug. 15, 2022

Board of Regents select and announce sole finalist.

Aug. 18 to Sept. 7, 2022

Mandatory 21-day waiting period.

Sept. 8 or 9, 2022

Board of Regents meeting to approve appointment of new President.

September 2022 – TBD

SP&A consultants assist with contract negotiations.

Chancellor approves contract and offers position to lead candidate.

Search closes and placement announced.