Criteria and Qualifications for University Counsel

Duke University invites nominations and expressions of interest for the position of University Counsel, Duke's chief legal officer. The University Counsel will report to the President and lead an office of experienced legal and administrative personnel. The successful candidate will also be a senior counselor to the President and the Board of Trustees on the broad range of complex issues faced by an international research university with a major medical center and health care system. Among the specific criteria and qualifications for the next University Counsel, the following have been identified as meriting special attention: