2023 AASCU Presidential Search

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AASCU announced on July 12 that AASCU President and CEO Dr. Mildred García has been appointed the 11th chancellor of the California State University (CSU).

She will begin her tenure at CSU on Oct. 1, 2023. The AASCU Board of Directors is taking steps to prepare for the presidential transition.

AASCU press release.   CSU press release.

Search Partners

Academic Search is partnering with AASCU in this search. Confidential discussions about the position are welcome and may be arranged by contacting consultants:


The position is open until filled, but only applications received by September 29, 2023, will be guaranteed full consideration.

Applications should be sent to AASCUPresident@academicsearch.org.

Applicants should prepare:
  • Letter of interest addressing, as appropriate, the leadership agenda/priorities and desired qualities and attributes outlined in the Presidential Search Profile
  • Current curriculum vitae
  • List of five professional references with contact information and a brief explanation of the working relationship with each (References will be contacted at a later stage in the search process and only with candidate permission)

Questions about the search or suggestions for potential candidates?

Please complete the form below, or send nominations, inquiries, and application materials to AASCUPresident@academicsearch.org.

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