Search Firm

Rutgers University retained R. William Funk & Associates to assist in the recruitment its 20th president. The firm’s founder and president, R. William Funk, personally provided leadership for this effort. R. William Funk & Associates is recognized for its unparalleled record in recruiting many of the nation’s most esteemed college and university leaders. Mr. Funk has conducted more than 300 searches for college and university presidents and chancellors. His firm has recruited presidents for more than two-thirds of all public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU)—of which Rutgers is a member—and more than one-half of all AAU universities.