Current Role at Stanford


Scott has led the web team in the Office of University Communications since 2002 and is responsible for a number of university-wide websites, including the University Homepage, Event Calendar, Stanford News, and Stanford Identity Toolkit. Scott also develops policies and strategies for Stanford's web content and leads efforts to enhance the University's overall web presence.

Education & Certifications


  • MA, Harvard University, History (1993)
  • AB, Stanford University, American Studies (1990)

Projects


  • Stanford.EDU website, Stanford University (10/31/2002 - Present)

    Stanford's top-level website.

    Location

    Stanford, CA

  • Stanford News website, Stanford University (10/31/2002 - Present)

    news.stanford.edu

    Location

    Stanford, CA

  • Stanford Event Calendar, Stanford University (8/31/2007 - Present)

    events.stanford.edu

    Location

    Stanford University

Professional Interests


Web development, web design, user-experience, HTML, CSS, Java, XML, mySQL.

Work Experience


  • Senior Director for Web Communications, Stanford University (11/1/2002)

    Responsible for a team which produces and maintains Stanford's top-level websites, including the University Homepage, Events Calendar, Stanford News, and Stanford Identity Toolkit. Develop policies and strategies for Stanford's web content and provides editorial consultation with offices and departments interested in enhancing their web presence.

    Location

    Stanford, CA

  • Technology Manager, Stanford University Libraries - Academic Computing (6/1/2000 - 11/1/2002)

    Principal architect, programmer and team lead for CourseWork, Stanford's campus-wide learning management system (coursework.stanford.edu).

    Location

    Stanford, CA

  • Senior Software Developer, Stanford University - Stanford Learning Lab (11/1/1998 - 6/1/2000)

    Managed development of educational software used by academic departments at Stanford, including the prototype for Coursework (coursework.stanford.edu), which subsequently became Stanford's enterprise learning management system.

    Location

    Stanford, CA

  • Software Developer, Stanford University - Highwire Press (9/1/1996 - 11/1/1998)

    Designed software in Perl and Java to publish online-versions of scientific and medical journals.

    Location

    Stanford, CA

  • Academic Technology Specialist, Stanford University - Overseas Studies (7/1/1993 - 9/1/1996)

    Directed technology for Stanford's seven overseas campuses. Designed one of Stanford's earliest departmental web sites and web applications for students to apply to study abroad (in 1993).

    Location

    Stanford, CA

Professional Affiliations and Activities


  • Member, Ivy+ Web Roundtable (2003 - Present)