From the CEO

Musings on trends and updates from UPCEA CEO Bob Hansen. 

UPCEA Seeks Part-Time Data Analyst to Join Center for Research and Strategy Team

UPCEA is currently seeking a part-time Data Analyst for a fully remote position with our Center for Research and Strategy team.  

The Data Analyst is responsible for collecting, analyzing, and transforming data into actionable insights on various projects for UPCEA. Role responsibilities include identifying, gathering, and analyzing data to produce understandable and insightful figures and reports. This position contributes to the work of the association by providing UPCEA’s members informative data, insights, and trends. If you know anyone in the research area of the non-profit or higher education sectors who might be interested in this part-time (with growth potential) and fully virtual position, please share this opportunity with them.

The position description is available here, and we ask that any interested candidates send their:

  • curriculum vitae,
  • cover letter, 
  • writing sample and/or sample research deliverable

to Bruce Etter ([email protected]) by October 22, 2021 for full consideration. 

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Bob Hansen is the CEO of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA). Since 2010, Hansen has reinvented the century-old organization – creating the Center for Research and Strategy in 2011, establishing a number of initiatives focused on the association’s unique role in online leadership and management, and positioning the association as an important advocate for policy issues related to non-traditional and online learners. The association has more than doubled in size during Hansen’s tenure by successfully diversifying revenue. Hansen previously served as Associate Provost for University Outreach at the University of Southern Maine, and as Assistant the Governor for Education in Illinois. He holds a Ph.D in English from the University of Notre Dame.