Main Nav

Sandeford Julius Schaeffer (The University of Memphis)

Sandeford Julius Schaeffer
Instructor

Memphis, Tennessee
UNITED STATES

Membership Information

OrganizationStatus
EDUCAUSEMember
ECARSubscriber
ELIMember

Biography

Sandy Schaeffer is currently the Director of the Advanced Learning Center at the University of Memphis where he provides leadership for campus-wide instructional technology support and strategy. He has been directing that center since 2002 when he joined the university. Prior to coming to the university Dr. Schaeffer had over 30 years of professional Information Technology experience across multiple industries, applications, and technologies including 7 years with the IBM Corporation. Recent industry efforts have included founder and CTO of Memphis-based ThoughtWare Technologies, an e-learning and workforce development software company.

He completed a Masters Degree in Mathematics/Computer Science at the University of Memphis in 1982. He also earned a BS in Biology from Rhodes College (formerly Southwestern at Memphis) in 1978. In 2010, he completed an EdD in Higher and Adult Education through the University of Memphis.

His current research interests include: (1) the study of factors that engage faculty in the development of new instructional skills and (2) higher education economics and the opportunity to realize institutional efficiency and quality improvement through information technology.

EDUCAUSE Involvement

Presentations

  • Learning Technology Leadership Program, 06/25/2014
Close
Close


Annual Conference
September 29–October 2
Register Now!

Events for all Levels and Interests

Whether you're looking for a conference to attend face-to-face to connect with peers, or for an online event for team professional development, see what's upcoming.

Close

Digital Badges
Member recognition effort
Earn yours >

Career Center


Leadership and Management Programs

EDUCAUSE Institute
Project Management

 

 

Jump Start Your Career Growth

Explore EDUCAUSE professional development opportunities that match your career aspirations and desired level of time investment through our interactive online guide.

 

Close
EDUCAUSE organizes its efforts around three IT Focus Areas

 

 

Join These Programs If Your Focus Is

Close

Get on the Higher Ed IT Map

Employees of EDUCAUSE member institutions and organizations are invited to create individual profiles.
 

 

Close

2014 Strategic Priorities

  • Building the Profession
  • IT as a Game Changer
  • Foundations


Learn More >

Uncommon Thinking for the Common Good™

EDUCAUSE is the foremost community of higher education IT leaders and professionals.