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Academic Technology Services

Valerie Polichar

Find information about the Academic Technology Services group within IT Services.

Academic Technology Services provides technology services, support, and resources to the UC San Diego academic community, facilitating research, teaching and learning in service of the University's mission. Our efforts are grounded in a commitment to quality, collaboration, customer focus, innovation, and inclusiveness. We have two main teams, Educational Technology Services (ETS) and Research IT Services.

ATS supports technology in the classroom; online tools such as the campus learning management system, academic podcasting, student email; and the Media Teaching Lab. Instructional resources are available to students, faculty, teaching assistants, and support staff. 

Research IT Services provides a variety of digital technology services to faculty, research staff, postdoctoral and graduate students, including all academic departments, schools and divisions. We provide direct outreach and resource recommendations to faculty, conducts investigation & integration of new technologies, and coordinate between campus technology providers (including ITS, SDSC, Calit2, the Library), the Schools, Divisions, Departments and labs, the Office of Research Affairs, and other stakeholders to deliver solutions directly to researchers.

Media Teaching Lab & Multimedia Services