Ken Kurz, former vice president of information technology and chief information officer at Corporate Office Properties Trust and former chief information security officer at the University of Oklahoma, has been named chief information security officer for Information Technologies at the University of Delaware. Kurz began at UD on Jan. 14.

“Ken Kurz brings extensive experience in leading information security and technology teams to UD, including experience in higher education,” said Sharon Pitt, UD’s vice president of information technologies and chief information officer.  “His ability to build partnerships, assess complex situations, and deliver technology solutions that meet UD’s needs will be an asset both strategically and tactically to our community.”

Kurz said he sees his role in information security at UD as both exciting and complex.

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