October 9-12, 2017: Search consultants from the Association of Governing Boards will hold several in-person listening sessions with ISU stakeholder groups to hear input regarding the qualities and characteristics that should be included in the job description and announcement. Specific dates, times and locations are available on the calendar.
November 2, 2017: The search will be opened, and candidates will be able to submit materials. Employment postings developed with input from the listening sessions will be published nationally.
January 2018: The application process will be closed. The search committee will review all applicant qualifications and select a candidate group for initial interviews in February.
February 2018: After initial interviews, the candidate pool will be reduced and due diligence completed on the remaining candidates. Campus visits will be scheduled for candidates, followed by a recommendation of finalist candidates for the State Board to consider.
March 2018: The State Board will interview finalist candidates and make a selection.
Search Consultants Campus Visit and Listening Sessions
October 9 (Pocatello)
10 - 11 a.m. – Meet with Council of Vice Presidents
11 a.m. - noon – Campus Tour
1 - 2 p.m. – Campus Tour
2:30 - 3:30 p.m. – Meet with President Vailas
4 - 5 p.m. – Faculty Listening Meeting, Pond Student Union, Wood River Room
5:30 - 6:30 p.m. – Community, Alumni and Foundation Listening Meeting - Pond Student Union, Wood River Room
October 10 (Idaho Falls/Pocatello)
9 - 10 a.m. – ISU-Idaho Falls Campus Tour
10 - 11 a.m. – Idaho Falls Faculty/Staff Listening Session – Tingey Administration Building Auditorium
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. – Idaho Falls Student Listening Session – Tingey Administration Building Auditorium
3 - 4 p.m. – Pocatello Student Listening Session – Pond Student Union, Bengal Theater
4:15 - 5:15 p.m. – Pocatello Faculty Listening Session – Pond Student Union, Bengal Theater
October 11 (Meridian/Boise)
9 - 10 a.m. – ISU-Meridian Campus Tour
10 - 11 a.m. – Meridian Faculty/Staff Listening Session – ISU Meridian Classroom 681
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. – Meridian Student Listening Session – ISU Meridian Classroom 681
2 - 4 p.m. – Meet with Idaho State Board Administration Council and State Board Members
October 12 (Pocatello)
9 - 10 a.m. - Staff Listening Session – Pond Student Union, Bengal Theater
10:15 - 11:15 a.m. – Student Listening Session – Pond Student Union, Bengal Theater
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. – Faculty Listening Session – Pond Student Union, Bengal Theater
2:30 - 4:30 p.m. – Search Committee Meeting