Chief Information Officer

Arcadia University in Pennsylvania

Deadline August 22, 2014
Date Posted July 25, 2014
Type Executive
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

Arcadia University invites nominations and applications for the position of Chief Information Officer (CIO). Arcadia is a top-ranked private university in greater Philadelphia and a national leader in study abroad and international education.


The CIO leads the university in planning and implementing enterprise information systems to support the University's academic, research, and administrative activities. Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the CIO has executive responsibility for the strategic planning, development, implementation, security, compliance and overall administration of distributed and centralized enterprise information systems.


Applicants must be committed to successfully managing complex information technology resources in a globally committed university, securing financial support for campus technology needs, and developing partnerships to enhance academic and administrative information systems. Experience should also include exposure to both shared and outsourced solutions, as well as support of in-house information and communication systems in a multi-site client-server-virtual environment. The individual must demonstrate an appreciation of the global education experience. (To learn more about the University, visit  She/he must be able to participate effectively as a member of the senior management team of the University. She/he must have demonstrated a commitment to staff diversity. An advanced IT-related degree is required.


To find out more about this opportunity, please visit  Applications are only accepted on-line at this site Please include a statement of interest, current curriculum vitae, and the names of five references with email addresses and phone numbers. Application materials received by August 22nd, will receive full consideration.  Any questions related to the position should be directed to

Applications for women and members of minority groups are particularly encouraged. Arcadia University is an equal opportunity. The University has a continuing non-discrimination policy which prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, or veteran status.


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