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>
  
  
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Austin Dixon is our Digitization Technologist. He 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. He aspires to become a Software Developer.
 
  
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.
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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.  
  
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He is also working on data visualization apps to help users experience our digital collections.
  
 
== Contact Info ==
 
== Contact Info ==
 
*'''Email:''' ardixon1@ua.edu
 
*'''Email:''' ardixon1@ua.edu
 
*'''LinkedIn:''' [http://www.linkedin.com/in/austindixon01 www.linkedin.com/in/austindixon01]
 
*'''LinkedIn:''' [http://www.linkedin.com/in/austindixon01 www.linkedin.com/in/austindixon01]
*'''Blog:''' [http://www.PhotonPunk.com www.PhotonPunk.com]
 
  
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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]
  
 
== Education ==
 
== Education ==
*'''B.S.'''  Computer Science, University of Alabama '''(In progress)'''
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* Computer Science coursework, University of Alabama
*'''A.A.S.''' Management and Supervision, Programming and Networking, Shelton State College, 2010
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*'''A.A.S.''' Computer Programming and Networking, Shelton State College, 2010
 
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== Technical Skills ==
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*'''Languages: ''' Perl, Python, C, HTML, SQL
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*'''Platforms: ''' Windows, Linux
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*'''Misc.: ''' Excel, Photoshop, Microsoft Dynamics AX
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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.


Mex-4.jpg


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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