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Paul Sweet, director of the Western Illinois University Center for the Application of Information Technologies
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Sweet Named Director of the WIU Center for the Application of Information Technologies

July 24, 2018


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MACOMB, IL - - Paul Sweet has been named director of the Western Illinois University Center for the Application of Information Technologies (CAIT), according to WIU Interim Chief Information Officer (CIO)/Executive Director of University Technology Rebecca Slater.

Sweet began his career at Western more than 20 years ago as a graphic designer for CAIT. He has also served as instructional designer, project manager and, most recently, as production coordinator.

"Paul's demonstrated leadership will provide CAIT strategic focus to advance the organization to new levels," said Slater. "I have no doubt that CAIT will continue to generate new and exciting opportunities for the University to serve our constituency through his dedicated vision."

Sweet earned his M.S. in instructional design and technology and his B.A. in graphic design, both from WIU.

Reporting to the CIO, the director of CAIT will coordinate the daily activities and services of the Center in an effort to support CAIT's external initiatives, as well as the core values of Western Illinois University.

Posted By: Alisha Looney (AA-Looney@wiu.edu)
Office of University Relations