Effective February 8, 2017, Michel Lapointe, currently Senior Director of IT Services and Infrastructure, will serve as acting Chief Information Officer (CIO).
Michel has been working in higher education for almost 30 years and started working at the University of Ottawa in 1999 at the Faculty of Medicine before joining Information Technology in 2008. Michel has held a variety of leadership roles within Information Technology. His in-depth knowledge of IT and of the University will provide immediate support to the service and our community.
A transitional plan for the Senior Director, IT Services and Infrastructure position will be announced at a later date.