Additional Positions at AUAssociate Director, Instruction & Research Services
Affiliate Associate Professor of Education, Teaching & Health
Curriculum Materials & Education Librarian
Alex is on sabbatical from Dec. 20, 2013, until July 7, 2014. His sabbatical research focuses on the integration of information literacy within the curriculum of K-12 virtual schooling communities.
In 2013, Alex became the University Library's associate director for instruction and research services. After having led the library's instruction programming for six years, Alex also oversees the University Library's reference and research assistance services. Since 2008, Alex has held a secondary or affiliate faculty appointment within AU's School of Education, Teaching & Health (SETH), where he serves as the curriculum materials and education librarian. Alex teaches educational technology, new media literacy, or children's literature courses each semester in SETH's teacher education programs.
Alex joined the American University faculty in 2004 after previously working within library systems at the National Gallery of Art, the University of Maryland, College Park, and at the University of Florida. Alex earned tenure and promotion in 2011. His additional background in TESOL assists campus-wide efforts to teach international students about American standards of academic integrity and scholarly communication.
Favorite Place in Washington DC:National Gallery of Art, East Building
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