Advisory Committees

Academic Advisory Committee

The Academic Advisory Committee provides input and recommendations on both strategic and operational goals and objectives for OIT as they affect technologies in support of instruction and research.

Membership consists of 13 voting members (one representative from each college [10], the Center for eLearning [1], the libraries [1], and the Associate Vice President/CIO [1]) and one nonvoting member, the Director of Instructional Technologies. The committee is co-chaired by the Associate Vice President/CIO and a college academic representative. The college co-chair rotates annually to ensure coverage across all colleges.

Committee Responsibilities:

  • Provides a forum for communication to and from faculty on topics related to information technology support for instruction and research.
  • Advises the Executive Committee and OIT with regard to the academic and research information technology needs and priorities of the Colleges.
  • Provides input to and feedback on the University's Information Technology Plan.
  • Provides information to faculty on future directions in academic and instructional technology.
  • Assists with cross-college efforts to take advantage of shared opportunities and efficiencies.
  • Provides leadership for cooperative efforts on shared opportunities and problems.
  • Provides guidance in the establishment of both strategic and operational goals and objectives for the advancement of technologies at FAU.

Administrative Advisory Committee

The Administrative Advisory Committee provides input and recommendations on both strategic and operational goals and objectives for OIT as they affect administrative systems and initiatives.

Membership consists of 10 voting members (one representative each from the Controller’s office, AFTSS, Admissions, Financial Aid, Human Resources, Athletics, Architect and Facilities, Registrar, and IEA, and the Associate Vice President/CIO) and two nonvoting members, the Director of University Administrative Services and the Director of Enterprise Computing Systems. The committee chair rotates annually to ensure coverage across all membership areas. Executive sessions may be called by the committee chair that would not include nonvoting members of the committee.

Committee Responsibilities:

  • Provides a forum for communication to and from administrative units on topics related to administrative technologies.
  • Advises the Executive Committee and OIT with regard to the information technology needs and priorities of the administrative departments.
  • Provides input to and feedback on the University's Information Technology Plan.
  • Establishes priorities for the use of central resources as it relates to administrative initiatives.
  • Provides leadership for cooperative efforts on shared opportunities and problems.
  • Provides guidance in the establishment of both strategic and operational goals and objectives for the advancement of technologies at FAU.