adam wagler

Experience

Assistant Professor of Advertising and Public Relations
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska
August 2013 – Present
Research UX and interactive strategies in advertising, communications, and education. Work on interactive projects. Teach interactive design courses. Support interdisciplinary initiatives between communications, art, computer science, and humanities.

Digital Marketing Strategist
Hudl, Lincoln, Nebraska
November 2015 – Present
Hudl is a leading sports software company developing video analysis tools for coaches and athletes to prepare for and stay ahead of the competition. Embedded with the Hudl marketing team working on strategy, redesign, and tracking of Hudl support websites and customer success materials. Additional work includes data analysis and measurement working on various tracking platforms to support digital strategy development.

Multimedia Instructional Designer
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska
May 2012 – August 2013
Work with internal and external clients designing websites, mobile applications, learning modules, and other interactive products at EdMedia, which is part of the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR). The products and strategies developed communicate complex messages to university and public audiences using interactive media.

Advertising and Public Relations Faculty, Lecturer
College of Journalism and Mass Communications
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska
August 2006 – May 2012
Courses taught include: New Media Design, Social and Mobile Media Strategy, Visual Literacy, and Strategic Communications Graphics. Interdisciplinary initiatives include development of relationships with art, computer science, and humanities departments for grant projects and student programs incorporating interactive media. Other duties include: undergraduate advising, service on graduate committees, service on college technology, curriculum, and scholarship committees.

Visiting Professor
Colle+McVoy, Minneapolis, Minnesota
August 2010
Visiting professorship at one of the nations leading digital advertising agency. Worked closely with Phil Johnson, COO of Colle+McVoy, to strengthen ties between the agency and the advertising program at UNL. Collaborated with creative department, developers, and interactive strategists.

Graphics Manager
US EXPO & conventions services, Tucson, Arizona
January 2003 – August 2006
US Expo is a trade show decorator in Tucson, Arizona servicing the Southwest region of the United States. Responsible for all promotional and marketing materials for US Expo, clients, and exhibitors. Designed and printed a variety of large format signage, banners, and other tradeshow graphics. Attended many professional development and tradeshows on design trends and large format printing technologies. Additionally, maintained the company’s website, drafted floor plans for trade shows, tracked department budget, and scheduled graphics production.

Graphic / Web Designer
Time Frame Productions, Des Moines, Iowa
January 2001 – June 2002
Maintained the company’s website and designed promotional materials for the sales department. Other tasks included grip work for on-site and in-house video productions, DVD authoring, and video editing.