Presidential Search

Southwest Baptist University is in the process of searching for its 26th President. The Presidential Search Committee is being assisted by CarterBaldwin Executive Search in the search and selection process.

Applications being accepted

Nominations, expressions of interest, and applications will be treated with complete confidentiality and should be submitted to Confidential inquiries and questions concerning this search may be directed to Scott Tanksley, Associate Partner, at or 678-448-0008.

Learn more about the position

Proposed Search Timeline

Spring 2021

CarterBaldwin is vigorously recruiting and identifying candidates for the position.

Summer 2021

The Presidential Search Committee and CarterBaldwin will complete a systematic process of candidate vetting, interviewing, background checks, and references, with the goal of recommending a finalist for formal consideration.

Late summer/early fall 2021

Board of Trustees will introduce SBU's 26th President.