From the CEO

Musings on trends and updates from UPCEA CEO Bob Hansen. 

UPCEA Seeks VP of Finance & Administration

UPCEA is currently seeking a Vice President of Finance & Administration for a fully remote position.

I am turning to the UPCEA community for help in filling this spot on our team at headquarters. If you know anyone in the finance and accounting areas of the non-profit or higher education sectors who might be interested in this 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 (no more than 250 words reflecting on the “business” side of UPCEA, as evidenced in our website or other sources), and
  • any salary requirements

to ohawkins@upcea.edu by August 7, 2020 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.