Marc Hoit began his role as the Vice Chancellor for Information Technology in September 2008. Since arriving, he has worked to develop an IT Governance Structure, Strategic Operating Plan and launched a number of key foundational projects that will improve efficiency and effectiveness of IT on campus. He previously held numerous administrative positions at the University of Florida including Interim CIO, Director of Student PeopleSoft Implementation, the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs Administration and the Associate Dean for Research in the College of Engineering. He is a Professor in the Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering Department. He received his B.S. from Purdue University and his M.S. and Ph.D. from University of California, Berkeley. Dr. Hoit is the Co-Principal Investigator for the NCB-Prepared Grant form Homeland Security (With Chapel Hill and SAS) and the development of DIGGS, an international XML schema for transferring transportation information. His structural engineering research involves the computer program, FB-MultiPier, which analyzes bridge pier, superstructure and pile foundations subjected to dynamic loading.
Ph.D., F.SEI, A.M.ASCE
SEI Fellow Since 2012