Vacancy Number: E574
Position Number: 6258
Operations Services – 55120
Business Affairs – 35000 Division
Brief Summary of Work
for this Position
The Chief Technology Officer (CTO) advances innovative technical solutions/strategies and plays a key role
in collaborating with the Associate Vice Chancellor/CIO, the ITS Management team, and other members of the university community to foster
the right level of technical innovation to support the mission of the UNCW campus. This position requires a talented leader with a depth and
breadth of knowledge to lead innovation throughout our high-performing university. This position requires technical skills that demonstrate
experiences with tactical, strategic, and visionary successes with the ability to become a senior contributor in reaching our vision of
supporting the university’s success in teaching, research, and service.
Minimum Education and Experience
Minimum Education and Experience:
Preferred Education, Knowledge, Skills & Experience
Preferred Education and Experience:
Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit
Infrastructure & Operations
Services is responsible for the planning, installation, management and support of UNCW’s central computing and storage infrastructure in
addition to its voice and data networks. This includes the infrastructure supporting advanced research computing, distance education and
other academic initiatives. Network Communications including telecommunications, networking infrastructure both wired and wireless,
firewalls, and VoIP.
The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state’s coastal
university, is dedicated to the integration of teaching, mentoring, research and service. Widely acknowledged for its world-class faculty
and staff and continuously recognized at a national level for scholarly excellence and affordability, UNCW offers a powerful academic
experience that stimulates creative inquiry and critical thinking and a community rich in diversity, inclusion and global perspectives.
A public institution with nearly 18,000 students, UNCW offers a full range of baccalaureate- and graduate-level programs, as well as
doctoral degrees in educational leadership, marine biology, nursing practice and psychology; and many distance learning options, including
clinical research, an accelerated RN-to-BSN program, an Executive M.B.A. program structured for working professionals, and the nation’s only
bachelor’s degree program focused on coastal engineering.
The university’s efforts to advance research and scholarly activities have
earned UNCW the elevated designation of “Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity” institution (R2 University) by the Carnegie
Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.
UNCW has been part of the University of North Carolina System since 1969.
At the University of North Carolina at Wilmington (UNCW), our culture reflects our values of
inclusion, diversity, globalization, ethics and integrity and innovation and we are committed to providing equality of educational and
employment opportunity for all persons without regard to race, sex (such as gender, gender identity, marital status, childbirth, and
pregnancy), age, color, national origin (including ethnicity), religion, disability, sexual orientation, political affiliation, veteran
status, military service member status, genetic information, or relationship to other university constituents – except where sex, age, or
ability represent bona fide educational or occupational qualifications or where marital status is a statutorily established eligibility
criterion for State funded employee benefit programs. UNCW believes that embracing the unique contributions of our faculty, staff and
students is critical to our success and paramount in being recognized for our global mindset.
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit
or motor vehicle checks. UNC Wilmington participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment
eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.
Number of Openings
Special Notes to Applicants
All applications and required materials must be submitted by 11:59pm ET on the
Months Per Year: 12 Months
Type of Position
Posting Close Date: 07/28/2021
UNC Wilmington is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.