David Cotter

Director of Communications and Data Analytics, CULTR


  • Graduate from the University of Pittsburgh; Studied cognitive psychology and public service
  • 4+ years working in higher education
  • Distance Learning Technician for the Swanson School of Engineering at the University of Pittsburgh
  • Responsibilities included maintaining and repairing computer systems, operating and developing instructional materials for multiple platforms, and leading workshops addressing the role of distance learning technologies in education
  • Segal AmeriCorps Award recipient for service through Jumpstart, a program focused on preparing at-risk children for academic success


  • Research Methodology
  • Utilizing Web-Based Resources and Instruction
  • Effectively teaching technical topics
  • Graphic Design
  • Interactive video-based communication technologies and pedagogy
  • 32 mile day hikes, marathon running, cross-country traveling

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