Furman U. hires first chief innovation officer, planning for innovation district
Furman University's Anthony Herrera plans to focus on coming up with new approaches to university problems like declining enrollment or budget concerns in his role as the university's first chief innovation officer.
University of Rochester promotes deputy CIO to top spot
University of Rochester Deputy Chief Information Officer Julie Myers was named the university's new CIO.
University CIO role evolved during pandemic, says DeVry CIO
DeVry University CIO Chris Campbell said the pandemic put higher education IT leaders "in the conversation" when problems are being solved.
U. Central Florida hires Matthew Hall, CIO from UC Santa Barbara
In February, University of California, Santa Barbara Chief Information Officer Matthew Hall will become UCF's new technology leader.
Strong CIO partnerships helped universities survive the pandemic
University provosts and CIOs have found their existing relationships improved pandemic response, and they predicted CIOs' roles will continue to grow.
Penn State announces new CIO
Donald Welch, who has served as the university's interim vice president for information technology and chief information officer, will take over the position permanently next month.
George Washington U. CIO resigns amid layoffs, IT restructuring
CIO Loretta Early stepped down as dozens of technology staff are being laid off as part of George Washington University's IT consolidation initiative.
UC Berkeley names new CIO
Jenn Stringer, who has served as associate CIO and director of educational technology services since 2013, started as UC Berkeley's CIO on Monday.
Is coronavirus the catalyst higher ed needed for transformation?
On EdScoop’s new podcast, Edition, university leaders say COVID-19 rapidly transformed their professional lives and how their institutions operate.