7/22/2014 - Peter Bemski, Ph.D., Appointed Dean of Northcentral University’s School of Business and Technology Management

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Peter Bemski, Ph.D., Appointed Dean of Northcentral University’s School of Business and Technology Management

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA, July 22, 2014 – Northcentral University (NCU), a global online graduate school, announced today Peter Bemski, Ph.D. has been appointed as Dean of the University’s School of Business and Technology Management.

Dr. Bemski has extensive for-profit and non-profit administrative experience and speaks fluent Portuguese and Spanish. He has a range of business experience, including the establishment of retail businesses and 501 (c)3 organizations.

“Dr. Bemski brings years of experience as a business owner and as an academic leader known for building relevant academic programs that provide students contemporary skills employers seek,” noted NCU Provost Dr. Scott W.M. Burrus.

Dr. Bemski previously served as Professor and Chair of MBA and Master of Science in Organizational Leadership Programs at Regis University in Denver, Colo. Prior to that, he was the President of English Pathways, a wholly owned subsidiary of Teikyo University. Dr. Bemski has also worked as the Center Director for ELS Denver and the Assistant Director of Centro de Cultura Anglo-Americana in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

“Dr. Bemski's appointment provides the University with a globally oriented, multilingual academic leader committed to NCU's mission to deliver accessible quality degree programs to students around the world,” Burrus said.

Dr. Bemski earned an M.A. in English Literature at Boston College in Massachusetts and earned his doctorate in Educational Leadership and Innovation at the University of Colorado at Denver. He replaces James M. Dorris, Ph.D., who served as Acting Dean.

For more information about the School of Business and Technology Management, please visit www.ncu.edu.

About Northcentral University
Founded in 1996, Northcentral University is a regionally accredited, private, online graduate-focused university serving professionals globally. Northcentral University offers doctoral and master’s degrees, certificates of advanced graduate studies, and bachelor’s degrees in business and technology management, marriage and family sciences, education and psychology. As of July 2, 2014, approximately 97 percent of Northcentral students were enrolled in a graduate program. All NCU faculty hold doctoral degrees; courses are taught one-to-one by a member of NCU's faculty. There are no physical residency requirements. Northcentral University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (HLC). For more information, visit www.ncu.edu or call (888) 628-2078. For program disclosures, please visit www.ncu.edu/GE.

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