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Vice President for Finance and Administration Search

All applications, nominations, and inquiries are invited. Applications should include a CV or resume and a letter of interest addressing the themes in the leadership profile. Application materials should be submitted using http://employment.wne.edu/

WittKieffer is assisting Western New England University with this search. Nominations and inquiries can be directed to WittKieffer's consultants supporting this search, Lucy A. Leske and Kim Brettschneider, at WNEVPFA@wittkieffer.com

Candidate confidentially will be respected, and references will not be contacted without prior knowledge and approval of candidates. For fullest consideration, application materials should be received by January 22, 2021.

Vice President for Finance and Administration Leadership Profile

  • Vice President for Finance and Administration Leadership Profile

    Western New England University (WNE) is a visionary leader for quality and innovation in higher education. A private, independent, coeducational institution founded in 1919 with an attractive 215-acre suburban campus in Springfield, Massachusetts, Western New England University serves 3,800 students, including more than 2,600 full-time undergraduate students. Undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs are offered by 237 full-time and 109 part-time faculty through Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, Pharmacy and Health Sciences, and School of Law. The low student-to-faculty ratio allows faculty to work closely with students in class, labs, and guided research. The university offers a myriad of experiential learning opportunities, including field experiences, student teaching, engineering design projects, and internships at a network of more than 1,000 companies and organizations across the country. WNE is a proven leader in preparing its graduates for careers. In a survey of the class of 2019, 92% were employed, offered employment, or admitted into graduate school within six months of graduation. In addition, the welcoming campus climate offers students many community activities, leadership opportunities, and athletics.

    Leadership Profile

Our University

  • Our Incredible First Century

    Celebrating the University’s Centennial Milestone and capturing the depth and breadth of the University’s rich history and highlighting our bright future ahead.

  • Our Incredible Future

    On August 15, 2020, Western New England University welcomed Dr. Robert E. Johnson as our 6th President.

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Inside the Vice President for Finance and Administration Search

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    The Vice President for Finance and Administration Seach Committee will keep members of the campus community up to date throughout the search process.

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