Changes at Southeast Community College
Jun 14, 2019
Paul Illich, Ellen Weissinger
Changes at Southeast Community College

Paul Illich, President Southeast Community College

Dr. Paul Illich was elected as Southeast Community College president, effective July 1, 2014.

Immediately prior to this position, Illich, was the vice president for research, planning and information technology at McLennan Community College in Waco, Texas. Prior to that he was at McLennan as the senior director of institutional effectiveness and planning at the school.

He earned an Associate of Arts degree from Blinn College in Texas, a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Texas State University, and a Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in Experimental Psychology from Texas A&M University.

Ellen Weisinger, Board of Governors Southeast Community College

College(s) and Degrees from Each: Ph.D., University of Maryland, 1985; M.A., University of Iowa, 1982; B.S.Ed., University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1980.
High School: Omaha North, Omaha, NE.
Professional Development, Conferences/Workshops Related to Community Colleges or Higher Education: Attended Association of Community College Trustees Legislative Seminar February 2011
Current Employer:Retired
Past Employment Summary: Professor, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1986-2017; Dean of Graduate Studies, UNL, 2002-2009; Senior Vice Chancellor, UNL, 2009-2015.
HONORS/AWARDS: Lincoln Journal Star “Inspiring Woman,” 2017; Distinguished Alumni Award, Omaha North High School, 2017; Honorary Letterwinner Award, UNL Athletics, 2015; Alumni Fellow Award, University of Iowa, 2003; UNL College Teaching Award, 2002.
Community Health Endowment, Board of Trustees, 2017-2018; UNL Federal Credit Union, Board of Directors, 2015-2018; Lincoln Fire and Rescue, Stakeholder Taskforce, 2017.