John Lynch

Academic Technology Manager
Office: Public Affairs Building 1094

John Lynch is HumTech’s lead for digital project planning and implementation. He is a retired archaeologist, with a BA and MA in Classics from Loyola Marymount University and UCSB, respectively, and a PhD in Assyriology (Near Eastern Languages and Cultures) from UCLA. As a grad student, he worked on HumTech’s instructional technology team for three years, and was excited to be able to return as a career staff member in 2010. He now coordinates all faculty-led projects and all custom application development at HumTech.

What is at the top of your bucket list?
Hiking hut-to-hut in the Alps.

At which store would you like to max-out your credit card? Any chocolate shop.

What is the nerdiest thing you do in your spare time?
I write ghost stories and brew hard apple cider in my garage.


  • Project management
  • Data visualization
  • Grant writing


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