Ashoka, India’s top Liberal Arts University, is looking for a Vice Chancellor.

To lead the Varsity through its next phase of growth, the Governing Board of the University invites nominations and applications for the position of Vice Chancellor.

The position of Vice Chancellor offers an extraordinary opportunity for a visionary leader with a commitment to excellence in teaching and research. This individual will have a chance to lead Ashoka University through its next phase of growth to become a top university worldwide. The Governing Board seeks an accomplished and outstanding academic, with depth of senior administrative experience at a top liberal arts institution.

As the principal academic and administrative officer of the university, the Vice Chancellor will be responsible for the success of Ashoka University’s ambitious strategic and financial plan. About Ashoka University: Founded in 2014, Ashoka University is India’s first non-profit liberal arts university built on the model of collective public philanthropy. With a strong emphasis on multidisciplinary learning, development of 21st-century skills and leadership attributes, Ashoka is preparing students to be critical thinkers and ethical leaders in an increasingly complex world.

To submit a nomination or application, please send the following to, with the subject line “VC Application/Nomination”. The application should include a substantive cover letter and a curriculum vitae.The application deadline is March 25th, 2017. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis

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