What Presidents Want From CIO's — and Vice Versa

Engage in a Healthy Tug of War

John C. Buechner, president emeritus of the University of Colorado:

I don't want to give the impression I can speak for all university chief executive officers, but, based on my experience, chief information officers often view their world as distinct from the rest of the academy. For their part, presidents sometimes see CIO's as technocrats — necessary, part of the way the world is going — but they basically don't understand