Shazia Amin, Research and Marketing Associate
Shazia is a seasoned executive search, marketing, and human resources professional with nearly 10 years of experience on behalf of Higher Education, Healthcare/Life Sciences, Professional Services and Commercial organizations.
Currently, Shazia serves as Research and Marketing Associate for the firm, leading research, candidate development, search execution, and client marketing engagement. Recently, Shazia served as a Senior Consultant for a leading national retained executive search specializing in higher education recruitment where she led/co-led the completion of executive level higher education searches, including positions at the vice president and associate vice president level as well as deanships, directorships, and chairmanships.
Client Institutions have included: Florida A&M University, Fresno State University, Georgia State University, Iowa State University, Medical University of South Carolina, Northeast Ohio Medical University, University of Maryland Medical System Foundation, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, University of North Carolina Charlotte, University of Texas at Arlington, University of Texas at El Paso, and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
Shazia has led a team of consultants, and managed firm efforts in the areas of client services, strategic planning, advertising and logistics for the search process; including, job profile and advertisement creation, advertisement placements, position-specific recruitment strategies with a focus on passive candidate generation and diverse pools, in-depth referencing and background checks, contract negotiations and on-boarding. Her teams were responsible for close collaboration with hiring authorities, search committees, HR and EEO to develop benchmarks and goals to ensure recruitment and marketing strategies are aligned with client needs regarding budgets, tracking, diversity and other institutional requirements.
Shazia holds a Bachelors of Science from Florida State University and Masters Degree with a Marketing focus from Golden Gate University.