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We are looking for a new Information Security Officer at the University of Arizona.  You can find the position description and application process at


Here is the position summary:


The University of Arizona (UA) seeks an experienced, energetic, engaging and visionary leader who wants to become part of an exciting, vibrant community of information technology professionals supporting the UA mission: providing a comprehensive, high-quality education that engages students in discovery through research and broad-based scholarship.

Information technology plays a vital and ever-expanding role in the institutional mission. The UA information technology environment is highly distributed and diverse, with strong leadership and coordination from Chief Information Officer (CIO) and direct report units. We are seeking a strong, knowledgeable leader to provide vision, strategy, broad-based planning, and hands-on responsibility as the University Information Security Officer (UISO).

The UISO reports to the CIO, is a member of the CIO leadership team and serves a key role in university leadership, working closely with senior administration, academic leaders, and the campus community. The UISO is an advocate for the University of Arizona's total information security needs and is responsible for the development and delivery of a comprehensive information security strategy to optimize the security posture of the university. The UISO leads the development and implementation of a security program that leverages collaborations and campus-wide resources, facilitates information security governance, advises senior leadership on security direction and resource investments, and designs appropriate policies to manage information security risk. The complexity of this position requires a leadership approach that is engaging, imaginative, and collaborative, with a sophisticated ability to work with other leaders to set the best balance between security strategies and other priorities at the campus level.


Teresa E. Banks

Manager, Information Security

   & Compliance Programs

University Information Security Office

University of Arizona

P. O. Box 210073

Tucson, AZ  85721-0073

Phone:  (520) 621-UISO (8476)