Information Technology Coordinator
College of Education, Louisiana Tech University
Woodard Hall 202F
205 Mayfield Ave., Ruston, LA 71272
Office: (318) 257-2580
E-mail: ccoleman (at) latech.edu
|Ph.D. Student, Learning Technologies
University of North Texas; Denton, Texas
|June 2015||M.S., Information Security and Assurance
Norwich University; Northfield, Vermont
Academic Concentration: Project Management
Research Project: Influence of Personality Factors on Information Security Behaviors
|March 2007||B.S., Computer Science
Louisiana Tech University; Ruston, Louisiana
French Minor; extensive undergraduate coursework in electrical engineering.
|May 1999||High School Diploma
Saline High School; Saline, Louisiana
|2016-2017||Graduate Certificate in Higher Education Administration. Louisiana Tech University; Ruston, Louisiana.|
|2016||CopyrightX, 12-week online course in copyright law. Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society/ Harvard Law School. Harvard University; Cambridge, Massachusetts.|
Academic Honor Societies
|2015||Upsilon Pi Epsilon (Computing and Information Science Honor Society)|
|2006||Pi Delta Phi (French Honor Society)|
Appointments and Work Experience
|2007-Present||Information Technology Coordinator
College of Education, Louisiana Tech University; Ruston, LouisianaIn my current position, I manage IT assets at all points in their life-cycle from beginning to end. This includes the identification and anticipation of trends in educational technology, design and deployment of new data systems, procurement (including grant-writing) of new hardware/software, physical inventory management, software inventory management, updates to network infrastructure and server systems, design and maintenance of various websites for the College, management of instructional technology, and management of digital signage systems.
Additionally, I am required to regularly communicate and coordinate with other campus IT personnel as well as other administrative personnel at the university, college, and departmental levels. This ranges from project collaboration to professional development presentations.
|2002-2009||Director of Media and Technology
Quitman Baptist Church; Quitman, Louisiana
|2002||Student Technology Assistant
Center for Instructional Technology and Distance Learning,
Louisiana Tech University; Ruston, Louisiana
|1997-1998||LSMSA Student Assistant
Circulation, Watson Memorial Library,
Northwestern State University; Natchitoches, Louisiana
Please see the Publications page for a complete listing of published/presented research.
Internal Grant Funding
- Coleman, C.D., “Creating a Student Resource, Research, and Collaboration Center for the College of Education.” 2015—2016 Louisiana Tech University Student Technology Fee Board Grant. Funded at $50,532.
- Coleman, C.D. & Schillinger, D., “College of Education Classroom Technology Enhancement.” 2013—2014 Louisiana Tech University Student Technology Fee Board Grant. Funded at $70,875.
- Coleman, C.D. & Schillinger, D., “College of Education Classroom Technology Enhancement.” 2012—2013 Louisiana Tech University Student Technology Fee Board Grant. Funded at $43,915.
- Coleman, C.D. & Schillinger, D., “College of Education Classroom Technology Enhancement.” 2011—2013 Louisiana Tech University Student Technology Fee Board Grant. Funded at $64,602.
Awards and Recognition
|2015||Invited to and Participated in Norwich University’s Third Annual Leadership Conference|
|2010||Dean’s Commendation for Outstanding Service to NCATE Continuing Accreditation Activities|
|1999||Bienvillle Parish 4-H Scholarship|
|1999||First Place, Computer Concepts, Louisiana State FBLA Leadership Conference|
|1999||First Place, Information Processing Concepts, Louisiana State FBLA Leadership Conference|
|2014-Present||Network Infrastructure Upgrades (Funding Solicitation Phase)|
|2014-Present||Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (Funding Solicitation Phase)|
|2014-Present||Student Collaboration Center (Procurement Phase)|
|2013-2014||College of Education Website Redesign|
|2013-2014||Active Directory Migration|
|2013||Classroom Instructional Technology/Usability Upgrades|
|2012||Classroom Instructional Technology/Usability Upgrades|
|2010||Digital Signage Deployment|
|2009-2010||NCATE Accreditation, Online Exhibit Repository Design|
|2007-2008||College of Education Website Refresh|
- Introduction to the Promethean ActivClassroom; Faculty Training Seminar; Presented 2012
- Security and Online Safety; Student Training Seminar; Developed, not yet presented.
- Instructional Methods using ActivInspire; Faculty Training Seminar; In Development
|2014-Present||College of Education Outreach and Advancement Committee|
|2014-Present||Contributor to the (newly established) College of Education Blog|
|2011-Present||Grassroots Information Technology Subcommittee
|2009-2010||NCATE Accreditation Technology Committee
|2015||Microsoft Certified Educator|
|2015||Microsoft Certified Technology Associate|
|2015||Microsoft Certified Office Specialist|
|2014||Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA)|
|2013||Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)|
|2013||Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)|