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The Best Search Committees

Tuesday, November 01, 2016


Higher education search committees are varied and imperfect by nature, notes Witt/Kieffer senior partner Zachary A. Smith, PhD, in a recent Chronicle of Higher Education article. Nevertheless, there are qualities that all good committees share, he believes: a strong chair, a good plan, an emphasis on diversity, and more. All new search committees can benefit from keeping these traits in mind, he writes.

Read "The Best Search Committees."


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