JOSHUA M. TANZER
109 14th Street, Apt. 7, Hoboken, New Jersey 07030, USA
Phone: (917) 771-JOSH (771-5674)     e-mail: joshua@tanzer.com
Extended resume at: http://www.offoffoff.com/resume
 Internet
 Experience


BUSINESS WEEK ONLINE, New York, N.Y.
March 2000 to Feb. 2006.
Web developer.
• Developed applications in ASP and server-side Javascript, including online surveys, data analysis tools, search tools, school calendar system and back-end administration tools.

NYPOST.COM, New York, N.Y.
Sept. 2006 to Aug. 2007 (part-time).
Overnight supervisor.
• Supervised posting of daily edition to web site.

SCIENCECHICAGO.COM.
Agency: Domani Studios, Brooklyn, N.Y.
August to September 2008.
Web developer.
• Customized Drupal code, plugins, CSS and Javascript.

QUINTESSENTIALLY.COM.
Agency: Version Industries, New York, N.Y.
September to December 2007.
Web developer.
• Recoded server-side of international membership site to convert to Unicode and reorganize content.

PONTIAC, Motoratilife.com.
Agency: Domani Studios, Brooklyn, N.Y.
May to July 2007.
Web developer.
• Customized Wordpress PHP code, plugins, CSS and Javascript to implement site redesign and add functionality.

OFFOFFOFF.COM, a guide to alternative New York.
Oct. 1999 to Dec. 2005.
Founder, editor, programmer, designer, business manager.
• Programmed PHP-MySQL applications including content management system, article assignment, image handling, pageview tracking, reader comments, advertising placement.
• Developed every aspect of site, including design, interactive features, editorial, graphics, multimedia.
• Manage approximately 40 freelance contributors and three editors.

FREELANCE/VOLUNTEER.
Developer, Judith Miller, JudithMiller.com, 2005-present.
Developer, Incorrect Music (WFMU), IncorrectMusic.com, 1999-2002.
Developer, Bombshell Productions, BombshellProductions.com, 2002.
Developer, Jacob Tanzer, JTanzer.com, 2002.
Developer, Yoke, Yoke.tv, 2003.
Developer, Jessica Tanzer, JessicaTanzer.com, 2003.
Web-site editor, Columbia Univ. East Asian Institute, Sept. 1998 to Feb. 1999.
HTML/instructional project, Rutgers University Department of Mathematics, March to May 1997, wrote and posted class notes for professor in 400-level mathematical modeling class.

 Journalism
 Experience


NEW YORK POST, New York, N.Y.
Sept. 1997 to present (full-time plus freelance).
• Copy editor, some slot duties.
• I'm also the guy who writes the headlines you read on the subway in the morning. Seriously.
   Examples: "Aliens stole my election,"
                    "Air more stinky, kids less thinky."
                    "Adults who were spanked often get tanked."
                    "Martha Stewart stock falling like a bad soufflé,"
• Web-site producer.
• Freelance film and theater writer.

THE HOME NEWS & TRIBUNE, East Brunswick, N.J.
Sept. 1996 to Sept. 1997.
Copy editor, late-night final page approval editor.

THE NEWS TRIBUNE, Woodbridge, N.J.
July 1988 to Oct. 1995.
Reporter, copy editor, some layout duties, production supervision.

THE OREGONIAN, Portland, Oregon.
Sept. 1982 to Sept. 1985; freelance through July 1987.
Copy aide, editorial assistant, staff/freelance writer.
 Teaching
 Experience


HUNTER COLLEGE, CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK, New York, N.Y.
Department of Film and Media Studies.
Created and taught new course in entertainment journalism, Fall 2007.
Created and taught new course in copy editing, Fall 2005.

INFORMAL EXPERIENCE.
Mandarin Chinese tutoring, New York, 2006.
ESL tutor, Literacy Volunteers of America, Elizabeth, N.J., 1994-1995.
Math and statistics tutoring, Rutgers University, 1996-1997; Columbia University, 1997-1999.
 Education

RUTGERS UNIVERSITY, New Brunswick, N.J.
Degree:  Bachelor of arts, with highest honors, 1997.
Major:   Economics.   Minors:   Mathematics, East Asian studies.
 Languages

Fluent/advanced:  French, German, Latin.
Intermediate:  Chinese (Mandarin), Spanish.
Basic:  Japanese, Italian, American Sign Language.
 Computers

Systems:  Macintosh, Unix, Windows, Apache and NT server configuration.
Programming:  PHP, MySQL, HTML, JavaScript, Ajax, ASP, SQL Server, some Perl, SPSS, Excel VBA.
Multimedia production:   Final Cut Pro, Photoshop, sound editing, GIF animation.