Published: Oct 07, 2010 3:43 PM EDT
Updated: Oct 07, 2010 12:43 PM EDT

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A Board of Governors panel is seeking applicants for openings at boards of trustees at all 11 of Florida's public universities.

The deadline for submitting applications to the Trustee Nominating Committee is 5 p.m., Nov. 8.

The panel's chairman, Morteza "Mori" Hosseini, said he'd like leaders from all sectors and backgrounds willing to support the goals and priorities of the State University System to apply.

Each university has a 13-member board of of trustees.

Applications are available on the Board of Governors website: