Leid Library in the evening


A national search is underway for the next president of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. The search committee has been formed and meets regularly to finalize the position announcement and search details.

Position Profile

The search committee and the firm Wheless Search and Consulting have developed a UNLV Leadership Profile for all interested candidates.

Leadership Profile

Search Firm

Wheless Search and Consulting has been hired to assist in the search process. The search consultants are:

  • Michael Ballew
  • Scott Watson
  • Mike Wheless, Jr.

Wheless Search and Consulting Website


All meetings are open to the public. Upcoming meeting dates, agendas, and minutes will be posted to this site.

  • Presidential Search Committee Meeting: Sept. 27, 1 p.m.,  Blasco Event Wing in the Foundations Building

Campus Highlights

College of Engineering sign being held during a procession at a student event.
Nov. 8, 2019
Male student sewing at a sewing machine in the Makerspace.
Aug. 30, 2019
UNLV nursing students performing CPR on manikin
Aug. 30, 2019
Man with eyeglasses looking off to the side, with a green digital digital display behind him in the shape of a man hacking on a computer
Jul. 31, 2019
Ranita Ray crouching down near a fence
Jul. 31, 2019
Group of accounting students surrounded by balloons.
Jul. 25, 2019
artist conception of cosmic event
Jun. 13, 2019
Jazz students pose with their instruments on campus
Jun. 13, 2019
hands holding bottle and applicator over fossil
Jun. 13, 2019
director's chair with film crew in background
Jun. 13, 2019
Females graduate holding her graduation cap with BSN on the cap, and two female graduates with BSN on their robes.
May. 28, 2019
Black Fire rendering
May. 21, 2019