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Presidential Search Letterhead

June 2, 2016

TO: American University Community
FROM: David Taylor, Secretary, Board of Trustees
SUBJECT: Presidential Position Description Draft


On behalf of Presidential Search Committee, we are sending for your review a draft of the American University President Opportunity Statement (click on link; myAU login required). The final version will be used to recruit AU’s next president.
The document was crafted with guidance and assistance from our Spencer Stuart search consultants.

Comments are welcome and may be sent to by Wednesday, June 8.

Updates and additional information are available on the Presidential Search Committee’s website.