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As the current Rector’s term is coming to an end in August this year, the South East European University (SEEU) ( is launching the procedure, in accordance with the Law and the University Statute, for election/appointment of a rector. SEEU is a private-public not-for-profit University of about 4000 students, with five Faculties (Law, Contemporary Social Sciences, Business and Economics, Contemporary Sciences and Technologies, Languages Cultures and Communications), with its main academic centre in Tetovo and another centre in Skopje. The Rector is the chief executive officer of the University, leading a small management team and reporting to the Board, made up of international and national members, which is the appointing body. The essential requirements for the position are:

(i) holding the academic title of full professor recognised in the Republic of North Macedonia,

(ii) experience of management preferably gained in a university setting,

(iii) enthusiasm for developing SEEU’s distinctive mission.

All interested candidates fulfilling the criteria are welcome to apply. Preference will be given to candidates with a good command of the three working languages of the University (Albanian, Macedonian and English).

The term of appointment is for three years, starting from 1 September 2022. The Application package as well as further particulars of the position and the procedure may be obtained from the Secretary-General, Dr. Xhevair Memedi (

Applications using the prescribed form (only) must be received through e-mail by the Secretary - General by 22 April 2022. Informal enquiries may be made of the President of the University Board, Dr. Klaus Tochtermann (

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