Virginia Tech's longtime CIO, Scott Midkiff, is stepping down to return to a faculty role after a decade of technology leadership.
Jess Evans, currently the digital transformation officer at Arizona State University, has been hired as Vanderbilt University's new CIO.
John Barden, Yale University's CIO since 2017, was appointed earlier this year as its vice president of information technology.
Denison University in Granville, Ohio, recently hired Liv Gjestvang, a former VP for learning tech at Ohio State, as its new CIO.
The university, which is completing a systemwide ERP migration, also named a new CIO for its 8,000-student campus in Little Rock.