North Idaho College is a comprehensive community college established in
1933 on the shores of Lake Coeur d’Alene at the headwaters of the Spokane River. NIC’s vibrant college community includes 4,600 students
enrolled in credit courses and more than 4,500 students taking non-credit courses.
NIC faculty and staff change lives every day by
creating hope and opportunity for students through education. With a commitment to student success, educational excellence, community
engagement, and lifelong learning, NIC employees enjoy a rewarding atmosphere of meaningful work and significant achievement.
offers a spectrum of career paths for students to choose from, with more than 100academic and career and technical degree and certificate
programs. These career pathways at NIC cover various interest areas, including arts, communications and humanities; healthcare; science,
technology, engineering and math; business administration and management; manufacturing and trades; and social sciences and human
With state-of-the-art facilities in four regional locations the college’s beautiful main campus is in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, a waterfront city of 56,000 residents. Coeur d’Alene lies within
Kootenai County, which is home to 171,000 citizens. The larger city of Spokane, Washington, with a population of 230,000, is just 34 miles
west. The greater Spokane-Coeur d’Alene metropolitan area is the economic and cultural center of the U.S. Inland Northwest.
a vital role in the region’s economic development by preparing competent, trained employees for area businesses, industries, and government
Beyond Coeur d’Alene, NIC meets the diverse educational needs of residents of Idaho’s five northern counties with the NIC at Sandpoint in Sandpoint, Idaho,
online services and courses, and comprehensive outreach services. The college’s regional facilities include the NIC Parker Technical Education Center in Rathdrum and the Workforce Training Center in Post
North Idaho College meets the diverse educational needs of students, employers, and the northern Idaho communities it serves through a
commitment to student success, educational excellence, community engagement, and lifelong learning.
As a comprehensive community college, North Idaho College strives to provide accessible, affordable,
quality learning opportunities. North Idaho College endeavors to be an innovative, flexible leader recognized as a center of educational,
cultural, economic, and civic activities by the communities it serves.
North Idaho College is dedicated to these core values which guide its decisions and actions.
A vibrant, lifelong learning environment that engages students as partners in achieving
educational goals to enhance their quality of life
standards, passionate and skillful instruction, professional development, and innovative programming while continuously improving all
services and outcomes
Collaborative partnerships with businesses,
organizations, community members, and educational institutions to identify and address changing educational needs
Economic and environmental sustainability through leadership, awareness, and responsiveness to
changing community resources
A learning environment that celebrates the uniqueness
of all individuals and encourages cultural competency
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North Idaho College has been accredited
by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (the NWCCU)since 1950. The NWCCU is an institutional accrediting body recognized by
the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education. The college’s most recent comprehensive review by the commission was its Mission
Fulfillment and Sustainability evaluation in spring 2020. In June 2020, the NWCCU reaffirmed North Idaho College’s accreditation.
North Idaho College is currently under review for accreditation. For more information on accreditation, click here.
Student success is at the heart of North Idaho College. A leader with this same
passion and commitment is necessary to carry on the tradition of student-centeredness that is NIC. In addition, a servant leader who has a
calm and steady presence is needed to positively move the college forward. The successful candidate will be a strong communicator with
experience in accreditation. The next President must have the ability to collaborate and effectively work with the Board of Trustees in
order to ensure NIC’s viability as a high-quality academic institution. NIC is a jewel and an economic driver within the region. A President
with the ability to generate and maintain goodwill in the community is highly sought after.
Apply online at paulygroup.com and click on “Apply Now” for North Idaho College, President.
Attach (1) a cover letter that addresses the Personal and Professional Characteristics and Experience; (2) a current resumé; and (3)
reference names and contact information.
Please direct all confidential inquiries and nominations to the college’s search
Dr. Angela Provart
Pauly Group Inc.
3901 Wood Duck Dr., Suite E
Springfield, IL 62711
Email: [email protected]
The committee will begin review of applications
immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, with materials submitted by Monday, April 18, 2022
receiving priority consideration. All applications are confidential and references will not be contacted without the expressed authorization
of the applicant.