Replacing President Jennifer Raab Hunter College Search Committee Progress Report

Greggory W. Morris
3 min readMar 6
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This information below was sent to the Hunter community from CUNY Trustee Jill O’Donnel-Tormey, Ph.D, February 24, 2023

[Don’t know much about Dr. Odonnel-Tormey? Click here.]

Advertisements for the position to appear in: Chronicle of Higher Education, The New York Times, Diverse: Issues in Higher Education, EdSurge,, Hispanic Outlook, Inside Higher Ed, Journal of Blacks in Higher Education, Women in Higher Education and other outlets.

The University has retained the search firm Isaacson Miller to assist our Search Committee.

Keight Tucker Kennedy and Kelly McLaughlin are working with us on this effort and will help to recruit highly qualified candidates who may not respond to advertisements because they are either not actively seeking a new job or they are concerned about confidentiality.

They are working on developing a leadership profile for the search based on conversations we are having with various Hunter constituent groups over the next week. Dr. Geralyn Lederman, the Hunter Provost’s chief of staff, is serving as the search liaison and will be collecting relevant data to share with our consultants, for the leadership profile.

We are confident that the College will attract a highly qualified pool of individuals.

Wouldn’t mind a progress report about the courtyard at Hunter’s main campus.

The Hunter College community has also been afforded the opportunity to participate in the process through this survey.

{I’ve already completed this survey but I think things are so dire, I might do an additional one. For example, my department recruits and uses students in attacks on colleagues and staff. Wonder if something will be done about that?}

The Committee will be conducting the broadest possible national search for a candidate of…

Greggory W. Morris

Award Winning Assistant J-Professor, Hunter College/CUNY. Author, Writer. Blogs at Using to test-drive writing projects.