Since its founding in 1865, Lehigh University has been a place with a purpose – in the words of its founder, industrial pioneer and philanthropist Asa Packer, to contribute to the “intellectual and moral improvement” of its students so that they, in turn, could contribute to a strong national economy.
Lehigh recently announced a search committee for the position of Vice President of Finance and Administration, which will be headed by Alice P. Gast, President. Diversified Search, one of the 10 largest search firms in the country, has been selected to work closely with us throughout this process.
The individual in this role serves as the Chief Financial Officer of the University, and provides leadership, oversight, and stewardship for all aspects of the university’s financial resources while ensuring absolute institutional integrity on fiscal and human resource matters. The Vice President serves as a strategic advisor to the President and the Board of Trustees and recommends financial and administrative objectives, policies, programs and practices that ensure a sound financial structure for the university.
To read more about the university and the position of Vice President for Finance and Administration, please go to the position description.