National Searches

Find the best professionals for health science leadership and faculty roles, as well as leadership roles in enrollment management, admissions, financial aid, registrar, and more.

  • 99% success rate
  • 54,000+ professionals in our proprietary network
  • Unmatched commitment to your success

Interim Placements

Fill short-term vacancies with experienced, successful professionals. Our skilled network of interim candidates will allow you to:

  • Fill short-term positions efficiently
  • Keep progress moving
  • Gain fresh perspective and add value

Our Difference

Higher Standards
for Higher Education

Our proven approach to your greatest higher education executive search challenges.

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Complete Understanding of Your Goals

We take the time to fully understand and uncover important details that impact strategic and operational challenges when developing plans so that we can meet (and often exceed) your highest-priority goals.

Commitment to Process

Thanks to our meticulous process, our success becomes your success. With more than five decades of experience in higher education, we have fine-tuned our executive search and interim placement processes to ensure you achieve the results you need.

Candidate Experience

It’s very important to us that our candidates have a productive and positive experience throughout the entire search process. We provide consistent and clear communication from our introductory call to the search conclusion, just as we do for our clients.


We are committed to seeing a search through to its successful conclusion, with an emphasis on employee retention. All of our searches are backed by a replacement guarantee. Our track record of success and reputation as a top higher education consulting firm allows us to develop and implement appropriate solutions — improving the overall efficiency of our process and finding the successful candidates you need.

Our Results

Recent Successful

View our successful higher education executive search candidates — from health science leadership and faculty to enrollment management, financial aid, admissions, registrar, and student affairs leadership.

Blair Whitaker

Physician Assistant Program Director

Brescia University

Dr. Linda Woodhouse

Chair of the Department of Physical Therapy

Creighton University

Michael Vasko Jr.

Program Director, Department of Physician Assistant Studies

Ursuline College

Megan Mahowald, Ph.D.

Founding Program Director, Speech-Language Pathology Program

Marymount University

Dr. Omdahl Chaput

MSOT Program Director

Lewis University

Christine M. Mullins, DNP, FNP-C, APRN, CNE

Associate Professor, Family Nurse Practitioner Program Coordinator

The University of Virginia's College at Wise

Dr. Catherine Quay

Nursing Department Chair and Program Director

Elon University

Dr. Tiffany S. Maxwell

Founding Assistant Dean & Program Director, Professor of Physician Assistant Studies

Lincoln Memorial University - Tampa

Dr. Annemarie Dowling-Castronovo

Dean of the School of Nursing

Roberts Wesleyan University

Katrina Bennett

Director of Financial Aid

Champlain College

Scott Jackoway

Administrative Manager

CNY Arts


Success Rate

We are committed to your higher education executive search, matching you with the best possible candidate for an unbeatable success rate.


Professionals In Our Network

We are connected with more than 54,000 higher education faculty, administrators, and professionals throughout the United States.

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Our Clients

View the client list of Scott Healy & Associates, a leading higher education consulting & search firm. Top institutions choose us for our expertise & results.

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