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News and Announcements

Updates about the university's presidential search were shared throughout the process.

Presidential Candidate Search Committee recommends four finalists

The Presidential Candidate Search Committee met on April 17 and, in accordance with Article IV, Section 2 of the Bylaws of the Board of Trustees, recommended to the Board of Trustees four candidates for consideration to become the 29th president of the University of South Carolina

Presidential Candidate Search Committee conducts interviews

The Presidential Search Committee and Parker Executive Search convened in Atlanta on April 8-10 to conduct in-person interviews with qualified candidates.

Presidential Candidate Search Committee meets to reviews applicants

The Presidential Candidate Search Committee met with Parker Executive Search on March 27 to review applicants and discuss potential candidates for in-person interviews. 

 

Presidential search committee meets

The University of South Carolina’s presidential candidate search committee met Jan. 11 to discuss various matters related to the search, including the development of a position description.

Presidential search committee meets with Parker Executive Search

The University of South Carolina’s presidential search committee met with representatives from Parker Executive Search on Dec. 13 to discuss various matters related to the proposed contract for the search including a search webpage, community input survey and the development of a position description.

UofSC committee selects executive search firm

The University of South Carolina’s presidential search committee voted unanimously Dec. 7 to enlist Atlanta-based Parker Executive Search to help identify the successor to President Harris Pastides. 

Forever to thee

After a decade of service as president and leading the University of South Carolina through an unprecedented period of growth and success, President Harris Pastides announced Wednesday (Oct. 3) that he will retire as president effective the summer of 2019.