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In addition to its many other uses, the Digital Measures platform will also drive our website information for faculty and staff. To meet HLC accreditation expectations, minimum qualifications must be available on the website. However, this is a good opportunity to represent our faculty and staff capabilities more completely.
The minimum profile is explained in the Fields Exported section. This automatically generated, and daily updated, website also enables faculty and staff to strengthen their online professional image by featuring information about presentations, research interests, teaching philosophies, and more. Examples are provided in the Sample Profiles link.
The fields listed below are programmed to be exported to individuals' web profiles. Each field with an asterisk (*) is required, and others are optional. In the DM database, each field that can be exported is identified by a P (for "profile"). Individuals may opt out of having the non-asterisked fields presented on their web profile. The following fields are programmed to be exported from Digital Measures to populate web profiles:
The open-ended biography section is a great opportunity to present your professional image in a way that best represents you.
Profiles are updated daily, so information entered on a given day should appear within 24 hours without the need for extra steps to update the information.
If the fields mentioned above are not populated, then the category will not appear on the web profile. In addition, individuals may "opt out" of having any items except those with asterisks displayed. Guidance for omitting some items follows.