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Presidential Search Candidates

The search advisory committee for a new president of Austin Peay State University has met and narrowed the candidate pool to four finalists.

Open forums for the four APSU Presidential finalists will be held April 28, 29, 30 and May 5. The following open sessions for each candidate are designated for the various groups on our campuses. These sessions will be held as the same time each day during the open forums. If you cannot attend the session designated for your group, you may sit in on one of the other open session listed below during that day.

There will be a live stream broadcast for only the staff, student and faculty sessions.
Once those sessions are completed, a video archive will be made available.

9-9:50 a.m.    Staff Session, MUC 303-305
11-11:50 a.m.    Administrators and President's Direct Reports, MUC 303-305
1-1:50 p.m.    Students, MUC 303-305
2-2:50 p.m.    Faculty, MUC 303-305
3-3:50 p.m.    Retirees, Govs Club Room, Dunn Center
4-4:50 p.m.    Athletics Staff

They are as follows:

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Bradley Cook, provost and executive vice president and professor of history at Southern Utah University.
Curriculum Vitae

Forum Date: Monday, April 28
Watch the Staff Session here
Watch the Student Session here
Watch the Faculty Session here

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Jerome Gilbert, provost and executive
vice president at Mississippi State University.
Curriculum Vitae

Forum Date: Tuesday, April 29
Watch the Staff Session here
Watch the Student Session here
Watch the Faculty Session here

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Randall Hanna, chancellor of the Florida College System and Division of Florida Colleges.
Curriculum Vitae

Forum Date: Wednesday, April 30
Watch the Staff Session here
Watch the Student Session here
Watch the Faculty Session here

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Alisa White, provost and senior vice president for Academic Affairs at the University of Texas at Tyler.
Curriculum Vitae

Forum Date: Monday, May 5
Watch the Staff Session here
Watch the Student Session here
Watch the Faculty Session here

An additional open session will be held for each candidate at Austin Peay’s Fort Campbell Campus the day following the main-campus forums. The Sessions at Fort Campbell will be held from 9:30-10:30 a.m in the Austin Peay Center at Fort Campbell building, room 203.

Fort Campbell Open Sessions:
Tuesday, April 29: Dr. Brad Cook
Wednesday, April 30: Dr. Jerry Gilbert
Thursday, May 1: Mr. Randy Hanna
Tuesday, May 6: Dr. Alisa White

For all of the latest information regarding the search, please visit the Tennessee Board of Regents page by clicking here.