The University Library is pleased to announce the appointment of Jason Casden as Head of Software Development, effective March 1, 2017.
In this position, Jason will lead a software development group of twelve full-time employees. He will provide vision and leadership for library technology services, facilitate improvements to technological work processes, and develop relationships with stakeholders.
Jason will also collaborate with Infrastructure Management Services on software system architecture planning and will provide strategic direction for the evaluation, customization, and implementation of existing technology platforms and systems.
Most recently, Jason worked as the associate head of Digital Library Initiatives at North Carolina State University (NCSU) Libraries. He was previously lead librarian for Digital Services Development and digital technologies development librarian, both at NCSU Libraries.
Jason holds an M.S.L.S. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a B.A. in linguistics and English, with a minor in computer and information science, from the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio.
Reach Jason at firstname.lastname@example.org or (919) 962-1356.