Apply to be IT Faculty Fellow and help guide academic technology at KU
KU Information Technology is seeking a tenured faculty member to serve as an IT Faculty Fellow. This person will help KU IT better understand faculty needs and provide guidance on innovative solutions to support the academic and research goals of all KU faculty.
The Faculty Fellow will serve as an active member on the CIO Senior Leadership Team and Faculty Consultation Group, and will be a liaison to the University at large. The Fellow will interact with faculty members across campus, represent their needs, expectations and priorities to KU IT, and help identify technology solutions that enhance scholarly work and research at KU. Please see the position description below for full appointment details.
KU IT Faculty Fellow
KU IT is recruiting a tenured faculty member to serve as the inaugural IT Faculty Fellow who will advise and assist the Chief Information Officer (CIO) in implementing strategic initiatives that relate specifically to academic issues.
The Faculty Fellow will serve as an active member on the CIO’s Senior Leadership Team and Faculty Consultation Group, and be a liaison to the University at large. The Fellow will have significant interaction with faculty members, acting as a liaison to IT, recommending technology solutions that enhance the scholarly work of the faculty. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Researching and recommending technology initiatives that will enhance student learning experiences and retention;
- Developing key performance indicators for those initiatives;
- Identify at least one new business process improvement for services provided to faculty; and
- Assist in leveraging Changing for Excellence initiatives.
Expectations and compensation
This position reports to and serves at the pleasure of the Chief Information Officer, The IT Faculty Fellow will hold a .25 FTE appointment during the academic year with the addition of three bi-weekly pay periods in the summer at 1.0 FTE.
Please send a letter of interest and CV to Rose Marie Galindo at email@example.com by close of business on Friday, November 14, 2014.