Allen Stix
Associate Professor

E-mail: astix@pace.edu

School/College: Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems
Department(s): Computer Science West
Primary Location: Goldstein Academic Center Room 323

Office Phone:
+1 (914) 773-3933

Education

MS, Pace University, 1982

Computer Science

PhD, University of Pittsburgh, 1973

Sociology

BA, Dickinson College, 1966

Mathematics

Scheduled Courses

Spring 2014:
No courses scheduled.

View All Courses Taught
  • CIS 101: Cmptrs & Environmental Science
  • CIS 101: Cmptrs & Frnsc Scnce Lrng Pod
  • CIS 101: Computers & Social Respnsblty
  • CIS 101: Computers & Social Rspnsblty
  • CIS 101: Computers and The Environment
  • CIS 101: Introduction to Computing
  • CS 121: Computer Programming I
  • CS 122: Computer Programming II
  • CS 312: Computers and Society
  • CS 389: Software Engineering
  • CS 397: Computer Security & Identity
  • CS 490: Ind Study in Computer Science
  • CS 502: Fundamentals of Programming
  • CS 602: Fndmntl Cmptr Sci I with Java
  • CS 606: Fndmntl Cmptr Sci II with Java
  • CS 608: Algorithms & Computing Theory
  • DCS 891: Research Seminar I
  • DCS 891: Research Seminar II
  • IS 223: Fundamentals of Programming
  • IS 323: Object-Oriented Programming
  • IS 495: Information Systems Internship
  • IS 600: Grad Independent Study in IS
  • IS 612: Objct Oriented Cncpts & Dvlpmt
  • IT 304: Network & Internet Security
  • IT 603: Overview of Infrmtn Security
  • IT 620: Opn Srce Appl Dvlpmnt I
  • IT 621: Opn Srce Appl Dvlpmnt II
  • IT 630: Design & Prgrm User Interfaces
  • IT 660: Network Security
  • Research Interests

    Computer Science Education (Development of Programming Skills); Software Engineering (Software Safety); Distance Education (Asynchronous Learning); Distance Education (Distance Education); Programming Languages (C++ Programming Language); Software Engineering (Software Complexity);

    Awards and Honors

    • Pace University, May 1, 2005 - 2005 University Faculty Award for Distinguished Service
    • Pace University, School of Computer Science and Information Systems, December 31, 1996 - CSIS Excellence in Teaching Award

    PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

    • Association for Computing Machinery
    • Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
    • Mathematical Association of America

    Contract, Grants, and Sponsored Research

    • Stix, A. & Winsted, K. (2010, January 1). Business microsimulations. Thinkfinity, Verizon Foundation , Pace University , $10,000.00 . Funded,

    Publications

    • Rotundo, M. & Stix, A. (2012, May 1). Web interfaces to backend databases using php and mysql.
    • Tappert, C. & Stix, A. (2011, June 12). Project management and assessment of distributed teams in an online capstone masters-level information technology course.
    • Tappert, C. & Stix, A. (2010, December 1). The trend toward online project-oriented capstone courses. Vol 27:03:00
    • Tappert, C. & Stix, A. (2010, December 1). The trend toward online project-oriented capstone courses. Vol 27:03:00
    • Tappert, C. & Stix, A. (2010, October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1). The trend toward online project-oriented capstone courses. Vol 277
    • Tappert, C. & Stix, A. (2009, October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1). Assessment of student work on geographically distributed information technology project teams.

    PRESENTATIONS

    • Stix, A. & Sullivan, J. E. (2004, June 10). 2nd Symposium on Intelligence and Security Informatics. "security informatics: a paradigmatic shift in information technology education". Tucson, AZ
    • Stix, A. (2002, April 20). Seventh Annual Consortium for Computing in Small Colleges. Worcester State College, Worcester, MA
    • Stix, A. (2002, April 19). MASPLAS 2002 - Mid-Atlantic Student workshop on Programming Languages and Systems.
    • Stix, A. & Epelbaum, S. S. (2000, November 9). Information Systems Education Conference - ISECON 2000. 2000 conference. Philadelphia, PA
    • Courtney, M. & Stix, A. (2000, September 1). DIMACS Conference 2000 - Center for Discrete Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science. Developed solution in java to the "complemented domination" problem written by michael gargano. Rutgers University, Long Island, NY
    • Badii, M. & Stix, A. (2000, September 1). Sixteenth Eastern Small College Computer Conference. "how to create terrific cs students by helping them to develop winning habits". Scranton University, Scranton, Pennsylvania
    • Courtney, M. & Stix, A. (2000, September 1). Sixteenth Eastern Small College Computer Conference. "moving from c++ to java". Scranton University, Scranton, Pennsylvania

    Department Service

    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Attendee, Meeting]
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Attendee, Meeting]
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Attendee, Meeting]
    • Pace University, Computer Science Curriculum Committee [Committee Member]

    College Service

    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Committee Member]
      Desc: Served on the committee for a student in MS/CS working on electronic voting.
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Committee Member]