Cecile Kummerer

Senior Computer Specialist


Spanish and Portuguese Studies functions

  • Researches, recommends, and handles purchasing and setup of desktops, laptops and peripherals such as printers, scanners and projectors.
  • Arranges for hardware maintenance, and schedules and performs software upgrades for faculty, staff and TA workstations.
  • Remains on call through the workday for hardware and software problems; contacted through email and phone.
  • Maintains insurance and inventory lists of the department’s technology equipment.
  • Manages Windows 2000 fileserver accounts.
  • Acquires hardware and software with Student Tech Fee funds for the Romance Computing Lab in Padelford Hall and manages the computer lab.
  • Consults with campus-wide computing organizations and informs faculty, staff and TAs on UW technology policy, software licenses, and opportunities for software purchases.
  • Maintains contact with the College of Arts & Sciences technology staff for opportunities for grants and transfer of hardware.
  • Develops training for scanning software and Catalyst tools.
  • Advises faculty and students on personal hardware purchases.