Adam Wolf / Desiger

EDUCATION & AWARDS

Indiana University | Bloomington, IN | December, 2018
Bachelor of Science in Informatics
Cognate: Human-Centered Computing
Osher Reentry Scholarship – 2016 Osher Scholar

Ivy Tech | Bloomington, IN | December, 2006
Associate of Science in Computer Information Systems, Cum Laude
Concentration: Programmer Analyst

TECHNICAL SKILLS & ABILITIES

PC and TECH SUPPORT
Strong experience with user support, including OS installation and maintenance, printer troubleshooting, projector calibration, digital camera hardware, software and photo editing, support of local area networks, Microsoft and Adobe software, hardware and mobile devices for 8+ years.

WEB DEVELOPMENT
Primarily HTML & CSS. JavaScript (basic), Adobe Dreamweaver, FTP, Wix. Multiple websites created and maintained over the last 20 years, both personal and professional. (see Projects Page for examples)

LANGUAGES
Experience with Python, Visual Basic, MySQL, and C++, in addition to the web languages listed above.

EXPERIENCE

PC Support Specialist | Applied logistics services, Inc. | 2008 – Present
Implementation and subsequent maintenance of all hardware and software in a Windows (XP - 10) environment.
  • Website designs – original (HTML) and updated site (HTML & Wix), regular maintenance, updates and changes, plus design and implementation for Ride 2 Recovery charity event
  • Graphic design – multiple company logos, IETM Manual, charity event logos and website graphics
  • User accounts/tech support – all online accounts, hardware/software research, purchasing, installation, and troubleshooting for all staff and employees on a constant basis
  • Timekeeping and Payroll –collect/parse timekeeping and payroll data for 60+ employees; collaborate with accounting and management
  • Facility administrator – in charge of facility services, point of contact for all service providers, petty cash accounting, facility secretarial duties and supplies, telephone support, etc.
Informatics Research Internship - HRI | Indiana University - Bloomington | 2017
While undertaking my internship in Human Robot Interaction under PhD student Haodan Tan at Indiana University, I conducted work in a variety of fields:
  • Research – Researched human robot interaction techniques and research methods, including ethical responsibilities regarding evaluation of technologies using human research subjects.
  • Design – With a team of graduate students, contributed to the design and construction of the 'Raven' interactive robotic device.
  • Photography – Documented the entire design and implementation process, including field testing of the robot and interview photos. Photo Editing in Adobe Lightroom.
  • Field Study – Deployed the Raven bot and observed human interactions. Surveyed people afterward about the effectiveness of our design. Contributed ideas about methods and results.
After our design and initial evaluation took place, the Raven bot was featured in the 2017 annual HRI Design Competition in Vienna, Austria, and won first prize in the Student Design Competition.

Small Business Owner | 2005 – Present
Online Genealogy Business | Freelance Wedding & Family Photographer
Freelance Web Design | Freelance Graphic Design