Williams College Presidential Search

This survey has been designed by the Search Committee to solicit your input regarding the search for our next President. In creating this survey, every attempt has been made to be respectful of your time and it should take no more than 15 minutes to complete. Please know that individual responses are anonymous and will be aggregated by our search consultants at Spencer Stuart. Responses should be submitted by midnight on October 18th, when the survey will close. We appreciate your time and candor.

1. How would you best describe your current Williams affiliation?

2. What do you see as Williams' three (3) most significant areas of distinction? In other words, what are the key strengths of Williams that make it a special place relative to other top colleges and universities?

3. What do you see as Williams' three (3) most significant challenges, or areas of opportunity, that a new President must address?

4. What three (3) areas of experience and qualities of leadership will the next President most need in order to ensure Williams' continued strength and distinction?

5. What three (3) personal characteristics will be most critical for the next President to possess?