In February 2021, President Kathleen Murray announced her intention to retire at the end of the 2021-22 academic year. The Whitman Board of Trustees will oversee a search and transition process for the fifteenth president of Whitman College. 

This website will be updated regularly as the search progresses.

Presidential Search Prospectus

We are pleased to share the formal prospectus advertising the search for Whitman’s 15th president.

Search Updates

The presidential search committee will be in touch with the Whitman community regularly to share updates on the search process and provide opportunities for Whitman community members to get involved in the process.

Listening Sessions

The presidential search committee invites you to participate in the search process.

Search Committee

Meet the members of the presidential search committee.

Search Firm

Meet our search firm partner in the presidential search process.