Office of the CIO

The Chief Information Officer at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign reports to and works closely with the Provost and other campus leaders. The CIO's duties include overall responsibility for the central academic IT organization (Technology Services at Illinois), IT governance, and participating in national and international organizations and consortia. The CIO chairs the campus IT Council, whose portfolio includes both infrastructure governance and implementation of IT governance decisions.

Reports and Publications

Technology Services creates a variety of reports and publications, including our periodic Briefing Books and our Annual Reviews. These reports highlight our work and accomplishments.


Wireless Expansion and Upgrade Project Final Report (accessible version)


Spring Briefing Book (online version) (accessible version)

Fall Briefing Book (online version) (accessible version)


CIO Annual Review (pdf)

IT Policies

The Office of the CIO helps formulate IT policies for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. You can find links to specific IT policies by visiting the Information Technology Policies page.

Office of the CIO Personnel 

Interim Chief Information Officer
Greg Gulick

Deputy CIO
Scott Genung

Assistant CIO 
IT Planning & Outreach
Beth Scheid

Chief Privacy & Security Officer
Joe Barnes

Deputy CIO
Research IT Services
John Towns