Global Delivery Director
| PRASANT MAHOPATRA
Academic Strategic Advisor, Vice Chancellor UC Davis.
Our Academic Services Philosophy for faculty and students revolves around providing support for technologies & platforms, learning spaces and classroom support services which enhances Teaching learning and research. Emphasis is on implementation of new technologies to improve outcome-based learning.
Academics Technology Support
We provide academic technology support for delivery of 150 courses per day over 750+ classrooms. We have developed course content for the above mentioned 150 courses over 50 disciplines. The course content and material are aggregated in the knowledge management system and delivered through learning Portals and LMS (Canvas and Minerva).
Direct assistance, consultation and workshops to support innovative uses of technologies in teaching and learning; supports student technology spaces; collaborates with University partners to evaluate and support emerging technologies and practices that enhance teaching and learning.
Classroom technology and Events
Comprehensive classroom support and event venue services including multimedia and learning space design expertise, and innovative solutions in integrating technologies to enhance student learning.
Academic and Collaborative Applications
Advances teaching, learning and research by investigating computing trends and identifying user needs to implement and support latest solutions for collaboration, teaching, learning and research.
Video conference and Multimedia Services
Supports synchronous distance delivery of academic courses and university activities via video conference system and media technologies while providing technical development, management and support, scheduling, user training and related services to enhance the educational experience.
Ensure that the university’s technology-based teaching, learning and research tools, and resources are accessible and usable by students, faculty and staff, including those with range of abilities and disabilities. Also collaborates on national and international projects that promote the use of accessible technology.
Support enterprise student applications for registration, admissions, financial aid and more, including overseeing modernization efforts; develops initiatives focused on delivering high value, shorter-term enhancements including the academic planning tool.