Gregory M. Tilley, an experienced senior higher education administrator, has been named associate dean for administration and planning at Northeastern University School of Law.

Tilley previously served as chief financial officer at Oceania University of Medicine in Samoa and director of finance and administration a University of Massachusetts, Boston research center.

He has also served as president of a higher education consulting firm specializing in financial operations and strategy, and as an interim dean and lecturer at the National University of Samoa.

Tilley, a CPA, holds an MBA from the Yale School of Management and a BS from Bentley University.