How to Apply

During the fall season the many trees dotting the lawn of the Hardin Administration Building turn beautiful shades of yellow and orange.

Inquiries, applications, and nominations may be submitted electronically in confidence. Nominations for the position are welcome. The 11-member search committee is led by Ginger Kerrick Davis, vice chairwoman and current member of the TTU System Board of Regents.

For more information, to submit a nomination or to confidentially discuss the search for a new President of Midwestern State University, please contact Florene Stawowy, Scott Watson, Michael Ballew, or Mike "J.R." Wheless, who are with the nationwide executive search firm, Anthem Executive.

Nominations and applications may be submitted electronically (PDF format) in confidence to: 

Initial application materials should include:

  • Letter of interest
  • A curriculum vitae with a resume and/or biographical profile
  • Names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses of five references (who will not be contacted without permission)


Applicant Review

Confidential applications and nominations will be accepted until the position is filled. Applications should be submitted as soon as possible, but no later than May 1, 2023, to assure full consideration by the search committee.



The intent of this job advertisement is to provide a representative and level of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the total of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description.

As an EEO/AA/Vet/Disability employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in its employment practices based on an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or status as a protected veteran.