Three finalists for associate vice president, IT strategic operations, to present at public forums, May 29, June 5 and 6.
Three finalists for the position of associate vice president for Information Technologies (IT) strategic operations at the University of Delaware will visit campus and speak in public forums starting Tuesday May 29, according to Sandra Millard, Deputy University Librarian and chair of the search committee.
UD faculty, staff and students are invited to attend the finalists’ presentations scheduled for
- Tuesday May 29, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
- Tuesday June 5, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
- Wednesday June 6, 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. (note later time).
All three forums will be held in Kirkbride Hall, room 204.
Prior to the presentations, background information on each of the candidates will be available at a website that UD students, faculty and staff can access with their UDelNet IDs and passwords. The website also will include recordings of each public forum and an online feedback form for gathering comments. The feedback form will close at 5:00 p.m. on Friday June 8.
The search committee has been working during the spring 2018 semester to identify excellent candidates for this new position, which reports to the Vice President for Information Technologies. For more details, see the job description on the secure website.
“The associate vice president for IT strategic operations will play a key role in determining how information technology is used all across the University, not just within central IT,” Millard said. “Our committee has identified three exemplary candidates for this critical leadership position, and I encourage the campus community to attend the forums to learn more about each candidate and provide us with feedback.”
Members of the search committee include Peggy Bottorff, associate provost and chief of staff, Office of the Provost; Sharmayne Burns, assistant dean, finance and administration, College of Earth, Ocean & Environment; Michael Evans, director of computing operations, Lerner College of Business and Economics; Sandra Millard, Deputy University Librarian and Chair, Search Committee; William Totten, systems programmer IV, IT Network & System Services.