Board of Trustees Bylaws: Search Committees
(1) Whenever a vacancy shall occur in the office of the president, or is
imminent, the chairperson of the board of trustees shall appoint the
members of a search committee which shall be composed of:
(a) Two members, whom the chairperson shall select from
among the members of the board of trustees;
(b) Two faculty members elected by faculty vote or by faculty
(c) Two members, whom the chairperson shall select from
among the members of the student body, one of whom shall
be from the graduate student governance association and
one from the undergraduate student government;
(d) Two members, whom the chairperson shall select from
among the deans of the colleges of the university;
(e) One member, whom the chairperson may select from
the community;, and one member, whom the chairperson
may select from the university of Cincinnati foundation;
(f) In addition, the current and immediate past
chairpersons of the board of trustees and the president of
the university alumni association shall be ex-officio voting
members of the search committee.
(2) The search committee shall recommend candidates to the board.
The executive secretary and clerk of the board shall serve as
secretary to the committee.