Lipscomb University — President

Lipscomb University invites nominations and applications for the position of President who will serve as the chief executive officer for the university.

Lipscomb University seeks a visionary leader to oversee all aspects of the institution, advance its mission, and articulate a strong vision for Christian higher education, the central importance of the liberal arts and sciences in undergraduate education, and integration of Christian faith and practice with academic excellence in both undergraduate and graduate programs.

In addition to Lipscomb’s main campuses in the Green Hills area of Nashville, Tennessee, there are two satellite locations in Nashville, one branch campus in Austin, Texas and numerous online programs. As a private, Christian institution, Lipscomb University is committed to developing students whose academic excellence, faith and practice reflect the university’s ideas of global citizenship. Recognized for its academic excellence, distinctively Christian identity, and heritage in Churches of Christ, Lipscomb has been on a substantial growth trajectory for more than a decade. Founded in 1891, the institution includes both Lipscomb University and Lipscomb Academy. At the heart of Lipscomb University are more than 860 full-time faculty and staff at the University and 160 full-time faculty and staff at the Academy who are committed to creating a lasting impact beyond the campus, serving the good of humanity to the glory of God.

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Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and a curriculum vitae or resume to  

Andrea McDaniel Smith

Lipscomb University complies with all applicable federal and state nondiscrimination laws and does not engage in prohibited discrimination on the basis of race, religion, sex, age, color, national or ethnic origin, or disability in its employment practices.