CMS Executive Director Search

Executive Director, Center for Marine Science

The Executive Director for the Center for Marine Science (CMS) serves as the strategic leader and chief advocate for coastal and marine sciences at UNCW. The Executive Director is responsible for the strategic and operational oversight of the programs and facilities organizationally housed in the CMS including...more

General Search Timeline

  • Position Posted: January 7th, 2021.
  • Applications welcome through March 15th, 2021.
  • Finalist Interviews: April 15-23rd, 2021
  • Anticipated Start Date: July 1, 2021

Process Feedback

  • For questions, comments or suggestions about the search process, please contact Ms. Sharon Lindgren ( who can connect you with the chair(s) for the search.

Finalist Interviews & Candidate Feedback 


Candidate (click name to access CV)

Open Forum Recording (click date for recording)

Survey (complete by 4/28)

Candidate 1

Thursday, April 15, 1-2:15pm


Candidate 2

Monday, April 19, 1-2:15pm


Candidate 3

Thursday, April 22, 1-2:15pm


Feedback surveys and open forum recordings will be available soon.
CV's will be made available one-day prior to campus visit.

Zoom link for Open Forums:
Meeting ID: 857 6379 4588
Passcode: 322334
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