Media, Education Resources, and Information Technology


MERIT provides service and support for the School of Education, UW–Madison, and beyond. Staff play an active role in connecting people, information, and technology to support research, teaching, and learning.   

MERIT services include:

  • Information technology  support
  • Instructional Design support for the development of online courses
  • Research support
  • Library services and collections
  • Workshops and instructional support aimed at adoption of new tools
  • Audio visual classroom support
Student studying in the Merit Library eating an apple.


Student working with a tutor in the Merit Library.


MERIT aspires to connect people, information, and technology in an inclusive and engaged environment. Through reliable and proactive service, we empower the School of Education community to achieve innovation and excellence in teaching, learning, and research throughout the world.


MERIT leads the School of Education community in its efforts to discover, access, contextualize, design, protect, and support information and technology to empower teaching, learning, research, and innovation.



Instructional Technologist

Manager of Library & Instruction Services

Computing & Security Consultant

Computer Lab Consultant

Instructional Network Manager

School of Education Co-CIO, Co-Director of MERIT

Manager of Infrastructure & IT Consulting

Reserves Coordinator & Technical Services Assistant

School of Education Co-CIO, Co-Director of MERIT

Instructional Designer

Office/Business Manager