Research and Instructional Technology Consultants


2016 RITCs as a group.The Research & Instructional Technology Consultants (RITCs) are a team of Humanities graduate students who work collaboratively to share their various disciplinary, pedagogical, and technical skills by assisting instructors with the best use of technology in research and instruction.

Humanities staff, instructors and graduate students may contact us at for support of their CCLE course websites or other instructional related technology.  You may also visit us in the RITC Lab (Public Affairs 1041) between 9am and 4pm on weekdays.

Our Team

Luke Breinig (
– Near Eastern Languages and Cultures
Nick De Carlo (
 – Germanic Languages and Literature
Myles Chykerda (
– Archaeology
Mark Gallagher (
– English
Marilú Medrano (
– English
Wendy Perla Kurtz (
– Hispanic Languages and Literature
Amber Williams (
– Spanish and Portuguese

Join Us!

RITCs2015wThere a number of reasons to become an RITC – but the best ones are around the fantastic exposure to technology, people, and resources that may fall outside of your own discipline while you work with faculty on their teaching and research projects.  See how the Digital Humanities continues to evolve and mature, and get a great glimpse into other academic career paths.

RITCs are hired for a tenure of up to two years and are based in the RITC Lab (1041 Public Affairs Building). Recruitment opens in Spring term, with positions starting mid September.

If you are interested in becoming an RITC, or learning more about them, please contact for more information.

UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs,
337 Charles E Young Dr E, Los Angeles, CA 90095