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Project Manager
The project manager is instrumental in creating the overall project structure and activities.  The manager oversees the day to day and long term operation of the project. Their responsibilities include:
  • Provide oversight and overall support for the EISE project
  • Serve as project ambassador and lead communicator
    • Acts as the spokesperson on behalf of the EISE Steering Committee and the project as a whole
  • Have primary responsibility for the development, delivery and monitoring of the project plan
    • Develops high-level project work plans
    • Monitors the status of deliverables and task completion by all project committees and work groups
  • Serve as project liaison to the EISE Executive Committee and President's Council
  • Collaborates and administration to provide scope, vision, direction and priorities for the EISE project
  • Monitor and help control project scope
  • Oversee the prioritizing and fulfillment of change requests
  • Provide the makeup of and oversee EISE committee and work team structures
  • Work with campus administration and committee/team leaders to assign individuals to specific committees and teams
  • Expedite decision making
  • Focuses on coherence, communication, organizational dynamics, and outreach
  • Works to solve issues, both immediate and potential, between the various project committees, project teams, EIU administration and the campus community
  • Clears roadblocks to the project
  • Collaborate with EISE Steering Committee to motivate project committees and work teams
  • Manage the primary EISE project budget and expenditures
  • Manages vendor relations
  • Provide periodic reports for the Steering Committee, Executive Committee and EIU President's Council
  • Develop reports for the EIU Board of Trustees as requested by the EISE Executive Committee
  • Oversee and/or conduct post-implementation reviews
  • The Project Manager will allocate full work time to the project.

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