Chief Information Officer**

Albany, NY
Mar 25, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
7 Columbia Circle, Albany, NY 12203

Closing Date: April 30th, 2017

Excelsior College is looking for an innovative technology leader who is inspired by our mission and share our values to lead the Office of Information Technology and Facility Services as the Chief Information Officer!


Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer and serving on the senior staff of the College, the Chief Information Officer is responsible for insuring the current and future information technology operations of the College provide the best possible solutions for the needs of all stakeholders across the institution.

The Chief Information Officer (CIO) leads a 60 person, $13M Technology & Facilities Services department, which includes the IT strategic and disaster planning, web services, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) - implementation, LMS, network services, desktop computing, remote location computing access, telecommunications, help desk operations and institution wide technology governance and facilities operations.

The CIO will use IT as a strategic differentiator to enhance the institution's culture, mission, and strategies, particularly in the student experience, analytics and in teaching and learning. The ideal applicant will have the necessary skills to lead a rapidly evolving IT department that serves a rapidly evolving adult serving, online higher education institution. The applicant will embrace and lead the digital transformation that will require innovation and change. The applicant will champion change management within the IT department and will assist in change management college wide by striking the appropriate balance between strategic thinking and operational excellence.

This is a full-time position based in 7 Columbia Circle, Albany, NY 12203.

Application Information

If you have problems with online submission, please call 518-464-8532. Thank you.

Note: Screening for this position will start immediately and will remain open thirty days from date of posting.

Excelsior College offers competitive compensation and a generous benefits package that includes paid time off, retirement, and excellent health insurance. Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, resume, salary history, and the names of three professional references. Please submit requested information at


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