Chief Information Officer

New Jersey, United States
Salary Not Specified
Aug 06, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time

Saint Peter's University, founded in 1872, is a Jesuit, Catholic, coeducational, liberal arts University located in Jersey City, New Jersey.

Saint Peter's University seeks to develop the whole person in preparation for a lifetime of learning, leadership, and service in a diverse and global society.

Committed to academic excellence and individual attention, Saint Peter's University provides education, informed by values, primarily in degree-granting programs in the arts, science, and business, to resident and commuting students from a variety of backgrounds.

Saint Peter’s University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution with a strong commitment to diversity. Saint Peter’s University desires to ensure that faculty, students and staff members from underrepresented and marginalized populations are an integral part of the life and governance of the institution.

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Posting Details

Job Title

Chief Information Officer


Jersey City Campus


Academic Affairs

Full Time, Part Time, Adjunct

Full Time

Job Description

The CIO provides leadership, vision, and strategy for operations and information technology services ( ITS ) & systems across the University to support the needs of the students, faculty, and staff and to advance the institutional mission.

Duties & Responsibilities

The Chief Information Officer, or CIO, serves as lead Information Technology (IT) decision maker and is responsible for strategy, design, implementation, and utilization of technology and data. The CIO analyzes how these technologies create business value while improving existing business processes, efficiencies, organization capabilities, and integrates systems to realize those benefits and/or improvements. The CIO is required to remain innovative in design and stay informed of all industry trends. The CIO must be able to convey technical concepts to business community in a manner understood by non-technical Associates. This position reports directly to the Provost.

Qualification Standards

Qualified candidates must have a minimum of 10 years of experience at a comparable executive level with demonstrated success working within higher education.


Bachelor’s Degree required in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, or related field.
Strongly preferred: MS/ MBA in related fields.

Physical Demands

High availability in support of the University’s strategic objectives


Minimum of 10 years of experience in positions of increasing strategic and leadership responsibilities

Licenses (if applicable)

Working Conditions

Physical requirements

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Close Date

Open Until Filled


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