Dr. Susana Rivera-Mills named 14th president of Aurora University
Susana Rivera-Mills, PhD, provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at Ball State University, has been named the 14th president of Aurora University.
The AU Board of Trustees unanimously approved Rivera-Mills’ appointment after a six-month search conducted by a presidential search committee comprised of trustees, alumni, faculty, staff, and students.
Read the press release here.
1 October 2022, 10 a.m. – Alumni Listening Session
11 October 2022, 2–3 p.m. CT – Staff Open Forum Listening Session
17 October 2022, 9–10 a.m. CT – Faculty Open Forum Listening Session
18 October 2022, 1–2 p.m. CT – All Campus Community Open Forum Listening Session
|Fall 2022||Search consultants conduct listening sessions with stakeholders and feedback survey is launched|
|Fall 2022||Leadership profile describing ideal candidate and summarizing priorities for the next President is distributed|
|Fall/Winter 2022-2023||Consultants engage in vigorous outreach and recruiting|
|Winter 2023||Search committee conducts preliminary interviews and selects finalists|
|Spring 2023||Finalists are interviewed|
|Spring 2023||Board elects President and makes public announcement|
|Summer 2023||New President takes office|