UBC Extended Learning (UBC ExL ) is pleased to announce the appointment of Gregor Kiczales as Executive Director. Gregor is a professor in the Computer Science Department and Senior Advisor to the Provost, Digital Learning Strategy.
Senate approved the evolution of UBC Continuing Studies to UBC ExL in response to growing demand for relevant and flexible Career and Personal Education (CPE) from communities, industry, government and alumni.
As Executive Director, Gregor will advance the mission of bringing UBC’s research and teaching excellence to the community. He will lead ExL to work with faculties to provide CPE opportunities of the highest quality to an even greater number and wider range of learners. UBC ExL will offer faculties expertise in market research and strategy, business development, program development, operations and marketing.