Our primary purpose is to help colleges and universities improve the quality and quantity of student learning. We serve that purpose through the projects we do for clients, the work we do in collaboration with national and international organizations, and our own scholarship and writing. Every project we undertake – from academic and strategic planning to strengthening student services – is intended to support higher learning in higher education.

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Planning & Strategy

Whole Institutions, Academic, Student Affairs


Professional Development

Higher Education, Learning, Assessment



Whole Institutions, Academic Programs, Student Affairs


Senior Executive Consultation

Coaching and Leadership Development


Executive Search

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Interim Executive Placement

Interim Search Services

ScholarshipOur books & publications

Lehigh University

Lehigh University announces a national search for a dynamic, collaborative, and experienced leader to serve as the next Dean of Students. The Dean is responsible for managing and providing the vision for key areas within the Student Affairs Division. The Dean plays an important role in the life of the University

Review Opportunity

Susquehanna University

Susquehanna University is seeking an experienced, dynamic, and visionary Student Affairs professional to lead the Student Life division. This outstanding opportunity requires a strong commitment to student success, a deep background in Student Affairs

Review Opportunity

Westminster College

Westminster College—a distinguished, private liberal-arts college in Salt Lake City, Utah—invites applications and nominations for the position of Vice President of Enrollment. The next leader of enrollment will have the opportunity to inspire, transform, and create a strong future

Review Opportunity

Cal Poly Pomona

Cal Poly Pomona is very pleased to invite applications and nominations for the position of Associate Vice President & Dean of Students. This is an excellent leadership role for a true partner in the educational enterprise, a creative and collaborative leader

Review Opportunity

Richard Keeling

Eric Engstrom

Kyle Hutchison

Jan Walbert

Gage Paine

Jeff Ewing

Gordon Winsor

Jennifer Dickson

Eric Narburgh

Angela Harris

Andrew Morse

Lisa DeStephanis

Daniel Miller

Hazel Scott

Anna DiStefano

Margaret Spear

Janet Smith Dickerson

Bruce Douglas

Joe Centrella

Brendon Stevens

Alex Emmanuele

Cooper D. Airedale

Dr. Morse to Present at Student Veterans of America Conference

“Though scholarly inquiry has built a rich understanding of the intersections between lingering demographic and socioeconomic inequities and post secondary access, persistence, and attainment, the conversation has yet to encompass those with current or prior military service.

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Connecticut College launches new Strategic Plan

K&A is proud to have helped Connecticut College develop their new strategic plan, “Building on Strength”.
From the plan’s Appendix; “The Strategic Planning Committee (SPC) and Keeling & Associates (K&A) together used multiple methods for gathering the observations, ideas,

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Dr. Richard Keeling to Participate in ACPA Commission Webinar

The Completion Agenda is the focus of many conversations surrounding current and future practice in higher education. This remains the case for community colleges who are being asked to produce graduates

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Texas Women’s University Places AVP for Student Engagement

Keeling & Associates is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Stephanie Krauth by Texas Woman’s University as their Associate Vice President for Student Engagement.

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