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 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 [[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]
 
  
 
== Blogs ==
 
== Blogs ==
*'''Personal Blog:''' [http://www.PhotonPunk.com www.PhotonPunk.com]
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*'''Personal Blog:''' [http://www.austindixon.com www.AustinDixon.com]
 
*'''Posts on UA Digital Services Blog:''' [https://apps.lib.ua.edu/blogs/digitalservices/author/ardixon1/ apps.lib.ua.edu/blogs/digitalservices/author/ardixon1]
 
*'''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, Tk
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*'''Platforms: ''' Windows, Linux
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*'''Misc.: ''' Excel, Photoshop, Adobe Bridge, Sox, Lame, Shntool, Image Magick, Sound Forge, Audacity, Microsoft Dynamics AX
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Latest revision as of 10:04, 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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