Strategic Information Technology Council (SITC)

The Strategic Information Technology Council (SITC) provides guidance and governance of the provision and direction of University-wide Information Technology IT strategy. The SITC is a critical nexus between Information Technology and the core operations of the University.


  • Placing Information Technology as an enabler aligned to supporting the University’s key objectives
  • Ensuring appropriate management and governance structures are in place for the information technology function
  • Verifying UQ’s risk position is in line with the University risk appetite
  • Matching Information Technology performance with University expectations
  • Review of university-wide IT strategies and roadmaps
  • Endorsing and advocating Information Technology change to the University executive and throughout the Institution


The SITC has 10 key members:

  1. Chief Operations Officer - Chair
  2. Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)
  3. Director of Governance and Risk
  4. An Executive Dean
  5. An Institute Director
  6. University Librarian
  7. Chief Information Officer
  8. Director, Business Intelligence
  9. Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Research Infrastructure
  10. ITS Associate Director, IT Governance - Secretary

Terms and processes

  • Reports to USMG
  • Meets twice per year.
  • Attendance is defined as in-person, by phone, by video call
  • No sub-delegation
  • Members must be in attendance to vote