Austin Dixon

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Austin Dixon is our Digitization Technologist. He has an Associates degree in Computer Programming and Networking  
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Austin Dixon is our Digitization Technologist. He creates and edits scripts that aid our department's workflow, in addition to digitizing content
and is currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science at UA. Previously, he was employed as a Network  
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for Acumen. Austin has an Associates degree in Computer Programming and Networking from Shelton State, and is currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree  
Administrator for a small retail chain. He aspires to one day become an independent Software Developer.  
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in Computer Science at UA. Previously, he was employed as a Network Administrator for a retail chain.  
  
In his spare time, Austin is often in his home workshop building some crazy contraption; everything from BEAM robots,
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In his spare time, Austin is often in his home electronics workshop building things like human interface devices and electronic art. He keeps a blog [[http://www.PhotonPunk.com www.PhotonPunk.com]] where he chronicles his personal programming and electronics projects.
to flashlights, to led art, to folk musical instruments. He recently started a blog [http://www.PhotonPunk.com PhotonPunk.com] where he  
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chronicles the various tech-related projects he is working on.
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Austin also trains in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, plays Native American Flute, teaches a Sunday morning bible class for
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fifth graders, and dabbles in graphic art. In addition, he and his wife Janiece enjoy hiking, biking, and playing
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== Contact Info ==
Frisbee on the weekends.
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*'''Email:''' ardixon1@ua.edu
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*'''LinkedIn:''' [http://www.linkedin.com/in/austindixon01 www.linkedin.com/in/austindixon01]
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== Blogs ==
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*'''Personal Blog:''' [http://www.PhotonPunk.com www.PhotonPunk.com]
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*'''Posts on UA Digital Services Blog:''' [https://apps.lib.ua.edu/blogs/digitalservices/author/ardixon1/ apps.lib.ua.edu/blogs/digitalservices/author/ardixon1]
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== Education ==
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*'''B.S.'''  Computer Science, University of Alabama '''(In progress)'''
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*'''A.A.S.''' Management and Supervision, Programming and Networking, Shelton State College, 2010
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== Technical Skills ==
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*'''Languages: ''' Perl, Python, C, HTML, SQL, Tk
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*'''Platforms: ''' Windows, Linux, Unix
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*'''Misc.: ''' Excel, Photoshop, Adobe Bridge, Sox, Lame, Shntool, Image Magick, Sound Forge, Microsoft Dynamics AX

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Austin Dixon is our Digitization Technologist. He creates and edits scripts that aid our department's workflow, in addition to digitizing content for Acumen. Austin has an Associates degree in Computer Programming and Networking from Shelton State, and is currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science at UA. Previously, he was employed as a Network Administrator for a retail chain.

In his spare time, Austin is often in his home electronics workshop building things like human interface devices and electronic art. He keeps a blog [www.PhotonPunk.com] where he chronicles his personal programming and electronics projects.


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Contact Info


Blogs


Education

  • B.S. Computer Science, University of Alabama (In progress)
  • A.A.S. Management and Supervision, Programming and Networking, Shelton State College, 2010


Technical Skills

  • Languages: Perl, Python, C, HTML, SQL, Tk
  • Platforms: Windows, Linux, Unix
  • Misc.: Excel, Photoshop, Adobe Bridge, Sox, Lame, Shntool, Image Magick, Sound Forge, Microsoft Dynamics AX
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