Tucson, Arizona, USA
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Unix/Linux-related training or technical writing in any field.
UNIX, Linux, Java, scripting,
author, teacher, trainer, audio, sound, design,
typography, MSCS degree
|Employment in Computing
Over 25 years computing-related experience.
Mainly self-taught (fast learner) with MSCS (Masters degree, Computer Science).
Self-Employed Technical Writer, Editor
(12/1999-present, 10/1998-3/1999 and 7/1996-6/1997).
Revising my books on Unix and Linux; writing and editing documentation on
Java and web services;
writing monthly Linux Magazine
"Power Tools" column; consultant at
Senior Information Specialist
for Scriptics Corporation (now part of
Wrote documentation, developed courses on
and related tools.
Writer, Webmaster, Programmer
for O'Reilly Media
Staff writer, author/co-author of six books about
UNIX, email, Internet services.
Webmaster and server administrator: maintained NCSA server, HTML pages, CGI
scripts, FTP and email services, scripts and databases to drive early
O'Reilly web services.
Help Desk Consultant in UNIX and VMS
for Syracuse University
Supported thousands of student and faculty users.
Designed support tracking and help system with scripts and email.
Wrote user documentation.
Northeast Parallel Architectures Center
Wrote user documentation and training materials for scientists and researchers.
Course Developer and Instructor
for Tektronix, Inc.
Designed and taught courses on UNIX and C Programming for employees at
all levels (technical, non-technical) of Fortune 500 electronic equipment
Student Co-Op Programmer
at NAVELEX, Mare Island Shipyard, Vallejo, CA (1980).
Author/co-author of seven books on UNIX, Internet and Java.
Trainer, course developer for UNIX, C, email.
Help desk consultant in UNIX and VMS.
Radio announcer (part time).
Outgoing; enjoys work with people.
interest and/or experience in art and design,
typography, print publishing, photography.
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