Mary Litch, Ph.D.
Director of Academic Technology and Digital Media
Smith Hall 20B, (714) 628-2753, email@example.com
Dr. Litch holds a Ph.D. in Philosophy from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Before coming to Chapman in 2008 as founding Director of the Office of Academic Technology and Digital Media, she taught philosophy at UMass-Amherst, the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and Yale, where she also worked as an instructional technologist and digital media specialist. Her publications include Philosophy through Film, which reflects her interest in the relationship between the humanities and visual media. Dr. Litch’s primary responsibility at Chapman is working with faculty and a range of University offices to develop, support, and enhance the use of technology and digital media for academic purposes, especially in relation to scholarly and pedagogical projects. She will also be teaching occasionally in Chapman’s philosophy department.
Jana Remy, Ph.D.
Associate Director of Digital Scholarship
(714) 744-7934, firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Remy holds a Ph.D. in History from the University of California, Irvine. With a keen interest in using web-based technology for scholarly collaboration and outreach, she founded the Making History podcast several years ago. Jana is on temporary assignment outside of Academic Technology for the 2015-2016 academic year.
Instructional Designer and Blackboard Administrator
Smith Hall 20A, (714) 628-2723, email@example.com
Kim Welch is currently working on a doctoral degree in Learning Technologies at Pepperdine University. She will be supporting faculty in their use of technology in teaching and as an instructional designer. Kim worked as a faculty developer for six years at the University of Utah and has taught English and teaching methods for more than fifteen years both in the U.S. and abroad.
Faculty Technology Support Specialist
Smith Hall 20C, (714) 744-7852, firstname.lastname@example.org
Barron Williams is working on a master's degree in Public Administration at California State University, Long Beach. He will be responsible for supporting Blackboard and faculty e-portfolios, as well as facilitating the wider use of technological tools in the classroom. He has worked in higher education for 15 years bringing technical support, administrative oversight, and training to promote Information Technology in the enterprise. Barron volunteers with non-profits organizations to develop IT strategies for improved application utility and service delivery.