Michigan State University selects Harris Search Associates to lead Associate Provost for Academic Services search
Michigan State University has selected Harris Search Associates to lead its search for the next Associate Provost for Academic Services. Michigan State University (MSU) is a public research university located in East Lansing, Michigan. It is considered to be one of America's Public Ivy universities, which recognizes top public research universities in the United States.
MSU is the eighth-largest university in the United States. With 17 colleges offering 200 programs of study MSU, employs more than 5,000 faculty and academic staff, approximately 6,400 support staff and 18,000 student employees. A diverse and inclusive academic community, in fall 2012 MSU enrolled approximately 37,000 undergraduate, over 9,000 graduate, and nearly 3,400 graduate-professional students. The school's nuclear physics, economics, engineering, business, education, osteopathic medicine, political science, journalism, packaging, fisheries and wildlife, forestry, and criminal justice programs are among the nation's best. MSU’s study-abroad program is the largest of any single-campus university in the country, offering more than 200 programs in more than 60 countries on all continents including Antarctica.
Harris Search Associates - an IIC Partners member firm, is a leading global executive search and board advisory consulting firm with 53 offices in 38 countries worldwide. Our practice is focused on identifying and attracting leaders to support the growth of clients in the areas of research, science, engineering, academic medicine and commercial enterprises. Clients include the foremost universities, research parks, institutes, academic medical centers and commercial organizations driving global innovation and discovery.