Austin Dixon

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<font color="grey">This is a page pertaining to a former employee. We appreciate all his hard work in digitizing and developing scripts.</font>
  
Austin Dixon is our Digitization Technologist. He has an Associates degree in Computer Programming and Networking
 
and is currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science at UA. Previously, he was employed as a Network
 
Administrator for a small retail chain. He aspires to one day become an independent Software Developer.
 
  
In his spare time, Austin is often in his home workshop building some crazy contraption; everything from BEAM robots,
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to flashlights, to led art, to folk musical instruments. He recently started a blog ([http://www.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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Austin Dixon is our Digitization Technologist. In addition to digitizing content for Acumen, he also creates and maintains software that automates our department's workflow.
Frisbee on the weekends.
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He is also working on data visualization apps to help users experience our digital collections.
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== Contact Info ==
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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.austindixon.com www.AustinDixon.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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* Computer Science coursework, University of Alabama
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*'''A.A.S.''' Computer Programming and Networking, Shelton State College, 2010

Latest revision as of 09:04, 19 June 2014

This is a page pertaining to a former employee. We appreciate all his hard work in digitizing and developing scripts.


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Austin Dixon is our Digitization Technologist. In addition to digitizing content for Acumen, he also creates and maintains software that automates our department's workflow.

He is also working on data visualization apps to help users experience our digital collections.

[edit] Contact Info

[edit] Blogs

[edit] Education

  • Computer Science coursework, University of Alabama
  • A.A.S. Computer Programming and Networking, Shelton State College, 2010
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