Higher Education CIO Characteristics: Does 'CIO' Mean 'Career Is Over?'

Archived Published: 25 January 2008 ID: G00153805

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Based on a Gartner survey of CIOs and their bosses, we examine some characteristics of present-day higher education CIOs. These include tenure, career background, formal education and academic majors.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • 1.0 Introduction
    • 2.0 Survey Results
      • 2.1 Does 'CIO' Mean 'Career Is Over' in Higher Education? A Look at CIO Tenure
    • 3.0 What Is the Background of Today's Higher Education CIOs?
      • 3.1 CIO Work Experience
      • 3.2 CIO Formal Education
      • 3.3 CIO Education "Major"
    • 4.0 Concluding Analysis
  • Recommended Reading
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