Jonathan joined JIU in January of 2001 as a Course Web Developer, and now serves as the Manager of Instructional Web Development. Jonathan collaborates with coworkers across a variety of departments to determine and implement technological solutions to improve the student experience.
Jonathan’s education reflects his interest in foreign cultures, languages and politics. Jonathan earned his M.A. in German language and literature from Middlebury College, and his B.A. in International Relations from The University of Memphis. During his graduate studies, he spent a year abroad at the Johannes Gutenberg Universität in Mainz, Germany. Jonathan keeps his foreign language skills sharp by reading German literature and watching German television.
In his spare time, Jonathan is a volunteer with the German American Chamber of Commerce and an avid golfer.