Administration
Benjamin F. Quillian
Benjamin F. Quillian
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Benjamin F. Quillian, Ph.D.

Executive Vice Chancellor and Chief Financial Officer
The California State University

Education

Ph.D., in Social Relations in Education, Washington University - St. Louis, Missouri (1977)

M.S., in Educational Administration, Southern Illinois University At Edwardsville - Edwardsville, Illinois (1970)

A.B., in Elementary Education, Harris Teachers College - St. Louis, Missouri (1965)

Professional Experience

The California State University: Executive Vice Chancellor and Chief Financial Officer (2009 - ); Vice Chancellor, Administration and Finance (2008-2009)

American Council on Education: Senior Vice President for Business and operations and Chief Financial Officer (2003-2008)

California State University, Fresno: Vice President for Administration and Chief Financial Officer (1993-2003)

Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville: Vice President for Administration (1988-1993); Assistant Vice President for Administration (1987-1988); Associate Director of University Personnel Services (1985-1987); Assistant Director of University Personnel Services (1982-1985); Director of the Central Affirmative Action Office (1978-1982); Instructor, Assistant Professor, Tenured Associate Professor (1972-1985)

Selected Professional Associations

American Association for Higher Education (1995-2004)

Member, American Association of Blacks in Higher Education (1995-2004)

Member, EDUCAUSE (1997-Present)

Member, National Association of College and University Business Officers (1985-Present)

Member, National Association of State University and Land Grant Colleges (1990-2003)

Member, National Consortium for Continuous Improvement in Higher Education (2003-Present)

Publications and Selected Professional Presentations

"Strategic Budgeting: Aligning Resources with Strategic Priorities and Establishing Performance Measures." Paper delivered at the University of South Africa Seminar: Corporate Performance Management. (October 2006)

"National and International Issues, Challenges and Opportunities in Higher Education." Paper delivered to the National Consortium for Continuous Improvement in Higher Education, Annual Business meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii. (July 2006)

"Regaining the Trust in Higher Education." Paper delivered at the TIAA-CREF Institute 2005, New York, New York. (November 2005)

"Aligning Resources with Strategic Priorities." Paper delivered to the Office of Women in Higher Education's Leadership Forum, American Council on Education. (December 2004)

"Making the case for strategic budgeting." The Presidency, American Council on Education. (Fall 2004)

College and University Business Administration (6th Edition). National Association of College and University Business Officers Advisory Council Chair, 2000.