Samford University, Birmingham, Ala., is searching for an individual to oversee its $256 million endowment fund, said Joseph W. Mathews Jr., vice president for business affairs. The fund had been managed through the universitys general account. The universitys interview committee will accept applications until the right candidate has been found, he said.
Applications may be sent to Marylyn Gavin, director of human resources, by e-mail at [email protected] The funds current asset allocation is 75% equity and 25% fixed income.
Merrill Lynch is the plans consultant.