Author Profile

Matthew Rascoff | Vice President, Office of Learning Technology and Innovation, University of North Carolina

Current Position and Past Experience
Matthew Rascoff serves the 225,000 students and 17 institutions of the University of North Carolina system as the first Vice President for Learning Technology and Innovation in the UNC General Administration.

Rascoff previously launched JSTOR’s first international office in Berlin, where he was also a Fellow of the Bertelsmann Foundation and a strategic advisor to the Robert Bosch Foundation. Rascoff previously led product management teams at Wireless Generation, an education technology company (acquired by News Corporation in 2010 and renamed Amplify). In 2011, Rascoff built and launched Wireless Generation’s product development center in Durham, North Carolina.

Earlier in his career Rascoff co-founded the strategy group at Ithaka, an incubator of higher education technology ventures. Rascoff’s experience includes Google, where he worked on the Book Search operations team, and Katzenbach Partners, a strategy consulting firm.

Education, Honors and Achievements
After undergraduate studies at Columbia University he did graduate work at Bogazici University in Istanbul on a Fulbright Scholarship. He also earned an MBA from Harvard Business School and represented the state of North Carolina as a German Marshall Memorial Fellow in 2013.

You can connect with Matthew Rascoff on Twitter @mzrascoff.
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