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UI appoints new associate director for Information Technology Services
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- David Dobbins has been named associate director for
the University of Iowa Office of Information Technology Services, which
provides telephone, computer, and computer networking resources and support
for UI students, faculty and staff.
In his new position, Dobbins will work with the director of ITS and
will head the newly formed ITS Customer Relations Group to manage overall
customer relations, including partnership development, determination of
possible institutional information technology directions and customer advocacy
Dobbins comes to the UI from Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia,
where he was associate vice president responsible for 10 service departments
that supported the campus. He has also been assistant vice president and
comptroller at the University of Arizona, assistant hospital director at
the University Medical Center, and a certified public accountant with Dobbins
and & Roberts, all in Tucson, Ariz. He has worked as a staff analyst
at Arthur Anderson & Company.
He earned a bachelor of business administration degree from Western
Michigan University and a master of business administration degree from
the University of Michigan.