President Search

College of the Siskiyous Campus

College of the Siskiyous invites candidates to submit applications for the Superintendent/President position. College of the Siskiyous (COS) seeks a thoughtful, student-focused leader to advance the college with integrity and actively embrace the Siskiyou County community.

The Board of Trustees is seeking a visionary leader with an understanding and demonstrated commitment to community college philosophy that showcases an inclusive and open leadership style that will continue the tradition of outstanding service to the residents of Siskiyou County and beyond.

The successful candidate will be an advocate for participatory governance, provide support for collaborative decision-making, and have the ability to forge consensus on difficult issues. Additional key characteristics of the successful candidate will be a strong belief in the value of diversity and inclusivity, commitment to student success, a respect for the value of every member of the college community, and recognition of the College's role in being an innovator in the community.

Institutional Challenges and Opportunities

  • Articulate a vision for the College that defines emerging needs and trends and brings a global view and perspective to college-wide discussions and priorities.
  • Provide leadership to the College District that will support and enhance the role of the College throughout the community.
  • Provide leadership to expand sustainable enrollments on campus and through distance learning.
  • Provide leadership to manage the College and grow an existing foundation and endowment program.
  • Increase the visibility of the College in the community and strengthen partnerships with K-12, businesses and industry.
  • Provide leadership in expanding career and technical education, workforce training, and support the educational needs of students and the community.

Job Announcement

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Presidential Search Job Announcement


Search Consultant
PPL Inc.
Jim Riggs, EdD
Phone: (209) 559-6550(209) 559-6550

College of the Siskiyous
Human Resources
Theresa Richmond
Associate Vice President, Human Resources
Phone: (530) 938-5317(530) 938-5317