Chief Information Officer

Mount Royal University is located in Calgary, Alberta. We provide exceptional teaching, personalized learning and a strong foundation of general education, and we are striving to become one of Canada’s top destinations for undergraduate studies.

We are a student-first community, supported by our dedicated faculty and staff. We were founded in 1910 and grew into a vibrant college in the 1930s. For many years, we focused on applied and collaborative degrees, certificates and diplomas. In 2007, we began offering our own baccalaureate degrees, and became a university in 2009.

Reporting to the VP Finance and Administration, the Chief Information Officer (CIO) is a key member of the University’s Leadership Team. The CIO provides strategic direction, leadership, and insight to the Information and Technology Services Department.  The CIO will engage University leadership and cross-divisional teams to define and implement institutional strategies for information technology systems and functionality designed to support achievement of organization’s goals, and academic mission to ensure reliable information technology infrastructure and services.

The CIO will have an advanced academic degree along with at least 10 to 15 years of senior management experience in IT, preferably within an institutional setting. As the successful candidate you will possess excellent leadership, communication, decision making, problem solving, conflict resolution, and planning skills. We are looking for a leader who is collaborative will bring initiative and tenacity to the role.

To apply for this position, please submit your application and related materials to

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration for the role will be contacted.