DHR International selected as consultant for presidential search

A message from Jill Wyatt, chair, Board of Governors

To the University of Calgary community:

I am very pleased to share with you an update on the University of Calgary’s Presidential Recruitment Process. Last week the Executive Committee of the Board of Governors confirmed the selection of DHR International (DHR) as our consultant partner in the search for the university’s next president and vice-chancellor.

DHR brings the best of three important capabilities to our search process: extensive global reach; post-secondary recruiting experience; and deep, first-hand understanding of the culture, vision and aspirations of our university and our community. The DHR search team includes four highly experienced lead consultants, two based in the U.S. and two in Calgary. They use a collaborative, team-based recruiting model that leverages the resources and networks of DHR’s 60 offices in more than 20 countries. DHR International is the third-largest privately held and sixth-largest retained executive search firm in the world, with a global team of more than 200 partners and an extensive global education practice.

Read the full article in UToday.