Bakersfield College

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Bakersfield College President Search

The Kern Community College District has opened its search for Bakersfield College’s next President. The Kern Community College District’s Board of Trustees and the Bakersfield College campus community are seeking a visionary President who is committed to a 21st century comprehensive community college mission. The new President of Bakersfield College must have a track record of demonstrated, culturally competent leadership skills necessary to carry on the Bakersfield College’s tradition of outstanding service to the economically and ethnically diverse communities that comprise Bakersfield College and the Kern Community College District. Bakersfield College is located in an area rooted in the early history and many cultures characteristic of California, while positioning ourselves at the forefront of the future economic vitality of the State.


Our Board of Trustees

We have a stable and strong 7-member Board of Trustees that provides fiscal oversight and makes sure that the working and learning environment is supported for employee health and wellness. Our trustees are committed to student success with equity.

For more on our trustees, visit our Board of Trustees web page

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How to Apply for the position:

Complete application packets will be accepted until the position is filled; but those received by January 17, 2023, are assured consideration.

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