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JMU Office of Equal Opportunity

Search Exception Request Form

JMU requires searches for all faculty positions must be advertised on JobLink for a minimum period of 30 days.To request permission to conduct a search outside of the 30 day requirement, please complete this form.

* indicates required field. Note: Please refrain from using HTML elements as they will be ignored and not processed.

Requestor’s Name:*

Requestor’s email:*

Position Title:*

Position Number:*

Hiring Department:*

Justification for the request of an exception to the normal search process:*

Academic Unit Head:


Search Committee Chair:


HR Recruitment Specialist:


This completed form will be submitted to the Office of Equal Opportunity for consideration.  Typically allow 24-48 hours for review and an email response.

A copy of the submitted form will be emailed to the Academic Unit Head, Search Committee Chair and the HR Recruitment Specialist identified above.