Cole W. Camplese

Associate Vice President & CIO
Cole W. Camplese serves as the Associate Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer at the University of Chicago. In this role, he oversees Information Technology Services and the many services that support the needs of the educational, research, and administrative activities of the University. As Chief Information Officer, Camplese is charged with the creation of strategic IT initiatives that align with the University’s mission, culture, and long-term goals. He works closely across the campus community with the Provost, Deans, students, and faculty to deliver programs and services that enhance teaching, learning, research, and student experiences. More …

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Why are you here and not somewhere else?

A really thoughtful reflection by one of my ITS colleagues. I have always believed that when multiple members of the organization write, it raises the collective intelligence of the whole group. We are a team made up of people who have such a diversity of thoughts,... read more

Cubs Day

Earlier this week I was lucky enough to attend a Cubs home game against the Brewers. What made it extra special was that it was an outing with a bunch of people from the UChicago ITS team. A colleague of mine had purchased a block of nose bleed seats that were to be... read more

Coffee with Cole

An informal opportunity to talk. Read More
IT Services Core Values At UChicago IT Services we lean on our core values when we act. They are the result of the work of over 50 dedicated people in the ITS organization talking, thinking, and defining what we as an organization choose to represent. It is through these values that we do our work. More …
Strategic Priorities All organizations need a set of priorities to guide them toward overall goals. I feel strongly that we need to align ourselves to the mission of UChicago. Our priorities aim to do just that. More …

My Team

IT Services Senior Leadership Group Read More

Lynn Barnett

Director of the Academic Information System PMO

Scott Genung

Executive Director, Network Communication Infrastructure & Service Operation

Chris Higgins

Executive Director for Academic and Scholarly Technology Services

Bill Stauffer

Interim Executive Director for Enterprise Applications and Services

Thomas Barton

Senior Director of IT Architecture, Integration, and Security

Suneetha Vaitheswaran

Executive Director Business Information Services

Oren Sreebny

Senior Director of Emerging Technologies and Communications

Kathie Koch

Executive Director of Administrative Services