G/A&A Insights

Mercy College Launches and Celebrates 2021-2026 Strategic Plan

Published on: 6 April 2021

Mercy College of Health Sciences officially announced its historic five-year strategic plan, Charting Our Course. The plan outlines significant initiatives for 2021-2026 and is designed Read more...

Peripatetic President

Published on: 9 September 2020

Gordon Gee stuns Vanderbilt — site of his fifth presidency — by quitting to return to Ohio State, site of his third and soon-to-be sixth. Read more...

Welcome, Now Start Slashing

Published on: 9 September 2020

Hiring provosts who will be immediately charged with budget-cutting presents dilemma for presidents, who debate whether task is best suited for someone new. Partner Jan Read more...

Searching for an Answer

Published on: 9 September 2020

Search consultants say dramatic turnover in research university leadership – including at least 11 major searches this year – is likely to result in more Read more...

For Some Tarnished Presidents, There Is a Second Act

Published on: 9 September 2020

Partner Jan Greenwood was asked her thoughts on the hiring of presidents with baggage: “They want a candidate they can celebrate, not have to explain.” Read more...

Gay Presidents Organize

Published on: 9 September 2020

As the numbers of gay university and college presidents increase, they are stepping up efforts to further break a glass ceiling for LGBTQ academics. Our Read more...

Illinois Flagship Endures a Year of Tumult, but Lasting Damage Is Unlikely

Published on: 9 September 2020

Partner Jan Greenwood was asked for her thoughts on the effect of recent events at the University of Illinois on the executive search process: Ms. Greenwood said Read more...

Public-College Leaders Use of Private Email Accounts Could Go Undetected

Published on: 9 September 2020

Partner Jan Greenwood was consulted for this article on email use by within the administrations of public colleges: Jan Greenwood, a partner at Greenwood/Asher & Read more...

Business Report

It’s a revolving door for top leadership in Louisiana higher education. Is the budget or something else to blame?

Published on: 9 September 2020

Our partner, Jan Greenwood, was consulted for an article in the Greater Baton Rouge Business Report about the frequent turnover among top leadership at Louisiana universities. Read Read more...

What’s Next for Missouri?

Published on: 9 September 2020

Our partner, Jan Greenwood, was consulted for the Inside Higher Ed article What’s Next for Missouri? Jan Greenwood, an executive search consultant who specializes in higher education and Read more...