School of Health Sciences and Human Performance Dean Search Virtual Listening Session for Students, Faculty, and Staff

You are invited to participate in a listening session regarding the upcoming School of Health Sciences and Human Performance Dean search. The Executive Search firm WittKieffer has been retained to support Ithaca in the recruitment of the dean. The consultants supporting the search are Sandra Chu and Sarah Seavey. They are conducting a series of listening sessions to learn and hear your perspectives on the leadership opportunity. The schedule is as follows:

Tuesday, September 19
College Faculty, Staff, and Students: 12:10 PM /Zoom (click here to join)
Meeting ID 998 7584 0962
Passcode 604843

Below are some questions to assist in your preparation for the conversation with WittKieffer:

  • What are the most important agenda items for the next dean? When you look around you five years from now, what will you see that tells you that the right hire was made?
  • What are the ideal qualifications and qualities you would like to see in the next dean?
  • What do you see as the most distinctive aspects of Ithaca College and the school/What points do you want the recruiters to emphasize to top prospects?

If you cannot attend the listening session, we welcome your thoughts and feedback via this online survey. If you have any questions, please feel welcome to email the WittKieffer team at

Thank you for your participation in this important search.


Kari Brossard Stoos, Co-Chair HSHP Dean Search Committee

Chris Hummel, Co-Chair HSHP Dean Search Committee