I am delighted to welcome Dr. Dwyer to the Bisk management team,” said Nathan Bisk, the company’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Tampa, Fla. (PRWEB) May 05, 2011
Bisk Education is proud to announce that Judith A. Dwyer, Ph.D., has joined the company in the new position of Chief Academic Officer (CAO). With this addition, Bisk expands on its ongoing commitment to growth and leadership in the field of best-in-class online higher education services. The CAO position solidifies the company’s commitment to academia, as Dr. Dwyer will work closely with industry experts and academic leaders to ensure that Bisk and associated universities stay at the forefront of current and emerging online education trends. In addition, Dr. Dwyer will create and maintain strategic partnerships with top-tier universities as Bisk continues to provide the services necessary for them to advance their mission of academic excellence and expand their enrollment.
Prior to joining Bisk, Dr. Dwyer was President and Chief Executive Officer at Saint Xavier University in Chicago, where she oversaw strategic planning and master planning for capital improvements, and raised a record $37.5 million in new revenue. Earlier in her career she served in executive and academic positions with such prestigious higher learning institutions as the University of St. Thomas (MN), St. John’s University (NY) and Villanova University. Dr. Dwyer, a Fulbright Scholar who has studied at Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management and Harvard University, has been profiled in American Executive and other periodicals, and is extensively published.
“I am delighted to welcome Dr. Dwyer to the Bisk management team,” said Nathan Bisk, the company’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “She brings with her a wealth of expertise that will be invaluable to our current and future customers in elevating the breadth and success of their online educational programs.”
About Bisk Education, Inc.
Founded in 1971, Bisk Education is the world’s leading provider of professional education online. The University Alliance (UA), a division of Bisk, facilitates the promotion and online delivery of associate’s, bachelor’s and master’s degrees as well as professional certificate programs from the nation’s leading traditional universities and institutions. Powered by UA’s technology and support services, our university partners have surpassed 450,000 online enrollments – making UA the largest facilitator of e-learning in the country. University partners include Villanova University, the University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business, Tulane University’s Freeman School of Business, the University of San Francisco, the University of Vermont, the University of South Florida, Florida Institute of Technology, The University of Scranton, Jacksonville University and Dominican University. U.S. News University Directory, part of the Bisk network, provides comprehensive and unbiased information on more than 2,000 academic institutions directly from U.S. News & World Report, the most trusted source for college and university rankings since 1983.
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