Role of the CIO Adjunct – CMU Heinz College Chief Information Officer (CIO) Certificate Program
Carnegie Mellon University is a global leader in information technology, privacy, assurance, cybersecurity, and IT management. Established in 2001, the CIO Program is the foundation of the Heinz College Executive Education programs. Focused on an interdisciplinary approach to information and technology management, the program is designed for busy executives (CIOs, CTOs) with IT oversight responsibilities looking to be more effective and impactful in their leadership roles. In the program, participants will learn the skills they need to be a successful CIO through targeted interdisciplinary coursework and hands-on practical application, led by world-renowned faculty from Carnegie Mellon University’s Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy and industry experts.
As part of this certificate program participants attend in-person sessions at our Pittsburgh campus. The adjunct instructor for Role of the CIOplays an important role in educating and engaging our students, and setting the stage for the overall CIO Certificate Program and the subsequent modules.
1. Role of the CIO Adjunct must present onsite sessions on the Carnegie Mellon campus in Pittsburgh, PA once a semester.
2. Role of the CIO Adjunct will create content that consists of defining the roles and responsibilities of a Chief Information Officer. As part of these core responsibilities, students will learn how the CIO integrates effectively in organizational governance and operations as well as best leadership and management practices that enhance the ability of today’s CIO to succeed in any organization.
About Carnegie Mellon University
Carnegie Mellon (www.cmu.edu) is a private, internationally ranked research university with programs in areas ranging from science, technology and business, to public policy, the humanities and the arts. More than 12,000 students in the university’s seven schools and colleges benefit from a small student-to-faculty ratio and an education characterized by its focus on creating and implementing solutions for real problems, interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation. A global university, Carnegie Mellon’s main campus in the United States is in Pittsburgh, Pa. It has campuses in California’s Silicon Valley and Qatar, and programs in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and Mexico.