Wayne State University has selected Harris Search Associates to lead the search for its next Vice President for Research
Wayne State University (WSU) (www.wayne.edu), a public research university located in Detroit Michigan, has selected Harris Search Associates to lead the search for the its next Vice President for Research.
Wayne State University (WSU) is a nationally recognized metropolitan public research university located in Detroit, Michigan. Founded in 1868, WSU consists of 13 schools and colleges offering 370 programs to nearly 29,000 graduate and undergraduate students. It is currently Michigan's third-largest university and one of the 50 largest universities in the United States.
The WSU main campus encompasses 203 acres linking more than 100 education and research buildings in the heart of Detroit. It also has five extension centers in the metro Detroit area providing access to a limited selection of courses. The institution is a notable engine in metro Detroit's educational, cultural and economic landscape, as manifested through efforts such as its thriving research and technology park.
Harris Search Associates www.harrisandassociates.com - an IIC Partners member firm, is a leading global executive search and board advisory consulting firm with 51 offices in 37 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.