Mission Domains


  • Serve as voice and representative for defined campus constituencies
  • Set strategic agenda for respective domain
  • Communicate outcomes and decisions back to constituents
  • Lead collaboration efforts across campus
  • Advocate for resource allocations for respective areas based on U-M strategy and operating constraints
  • Ensure constituents have opportunity for input and reaction
  • Create team, review board, and communities as appropriate


Each domain is sponsored by a U-M executive officer and member of the U-M IT Executive Committee.


Domain Stewards are senior faculty members who represent university constituents with vested interests in each specific Mission Domain.

Sponsor Domain(s)
Paul Courant
Interim Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs


Teaching & Learning

Jack Hu
Vice President for Research
Marschall Runge
Executive Vice President for Medical Affairs and Dean of the Medical School
Patient Care
Steward Domain
Barry Fishman
Arthur F. Thurnau Professor, Professor of Information and Education
Teaching & Learning
James Hilton
Vice Provost for Digital Educational Initiatives
Eric Michielssen
Associate Vice President for Advanced Research Computing
Andrew Rosenberg
Chief Information Officer-interim, Michigan Medicine
Patient Care