University Council for Academic Technologies (UCAT)

Committee Chair
Jane Livingston, Vice President for Information Technology & Chief Information Officer
Contact Information
(574) 631-9700 

Description of Committee

The University Council for Academic Technologies considers policies, practices and procedures related to University computing and information services. The Council provides a forum for collaboration between faculty, students and the Office of Information Technologies to identify new applications of technology that will enhance teaching, learning, and research.

Number of Members 23

Frequency of Meetings Bi-Monthly

Reporting Structure Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., President

Committee Members

Ex Officio:
Kevin Barry, Notre Dame Learning 
Matthew K. Dames, University Libraries 
Chuck Hurley, Office of the Registrar 
Jane Livingston, VP & Chief Information Officer (Chairperson)
Jarek Nabrzynski, Director, Center for Research Computing 
Doug Thain, Center for Research Computing 

John Behrens, College of Arts and Letters 
Martina Bukač, College of Science
Chakkamalayath Jishnu  & Bridgette Befort, Graduate Students
Jeff Kantor, College of Engineering
Jeremy Moynihan, Undergraduate Student
Sharif Nijm, Mendoza College of Business
Elliott Visconsi, Provost's Office

Aaron Bales, Hesburgh Libraries
Mike Chapple, Mendoza College of Business
Victoria Goodrich, College of Engineering
Iris Ma, Keough School for Global Affairs
Giuseppe Mazzone, School of Architecture
Jennifer Robichaud, College of Science
Tiziana Serifini, College of Arts and Letters
Julian Velasco, Law School

Appointed by the CIO:
Dan Skendzel, ND Studios and Teaching and Learning Tech, OIT
Steve Varela, Teaching & Learning Technologies, OIT

Information last updated 9/19/2022