Faculty

Nicholas Duncan

Nicholas Duncan

Adjunct Instructor

2437M Lafferre Hall

Email: nduncan@umsystem.edu

Information Technology | IT - Adjunct

Biography

Nick Duncan is a creative technologist, educator and interactive designer who has been with the IT Program since 2015. He has previously worked with the program as an undergraduate peer learning assistant and graduate teaching assistant, and he is currently an adjunct instructor. Duncan teaches several digital media courses, including INFOTC 2610, 2615, 3610, and 4610. His current research seeks to combine interactive media with digital environments to investigate what technological tools educators can utilize to most effectively influence student outcomes and attitudes in an online environment. When he isn’t working at the University, he stays busy by managing his small media production business and working with individuals around Missouri. Nick lives in Warrenton, MO, with his wife and many pets. When he’s not teaching classes or braving the drive between Warrenton and Columbia, he enjoys playing video games (PC), watching anime/TV shows/movies, gardening, and tinkering.

Education

MS from the University of Missouri
BS from the University of Missouri
AA from Moberly Area Community College

Technical Focus

Computer systems and hardware performance

Digital media capture techniques and technologies

Digital media post-production and editing technologies

Digital media pre-production and project management

Interactive systems and digital tools

Multimedia design and aesthetics

Multimedia marketing and advertising management