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Conference Presentations

How Our IT Became Strategic Partners (Especially With Academic Affairs)

Published 2017
Presented by Lynne Crosby, Judith Molnar

Institution(s) referenced in this resource:
Austin Peay State University

Information technology (IT) departments need to move from being "order takers" to "strategic partners" for innovative solutions within the institution. In particular, IT partnerships with academic affairs is essential to move the university forward. We will describe how our IT transformed to align with the university strategic plan. We will focus on partnerships that have been created with academic affairs, and explore various strategies for leveraging partnerships within an institution.