Jason Parkhill

Biography

Jason Parkhill is the Director of Academic Information Technology Services at Colby College, a highly selective national liberal arts college located on Mayflower Hill in Waterville, Maine. With the Academic ITS staff, Jason is responsible for managing the support and development infrastructure for the curricular and scholarly application of information technology, assisting faculty members in the evaluation and assessment of applications of information technology and their effectiveness in meeting educational objectives, identifying new and innovative technology applications, and exploring opportunities for collaboration with other institutions.

Jason actively participates in the Consortium of Liberal Arts Colleges (CLAC) and is a 2006 Frye Leadership Institute Fellow. Jason previously worked at Washington & Jefferson College in Southwestern Pennsylvania, where he was involved in the foundation of the Pittsburgh Blackboard User's Group and was co-creator of the Culturally Authentic Pictorial Lexicon (www.washjeff.edu/capl).