Daniel Farkas
Professor

E-mail: dfarkas@pace.edu

School/College: Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems
Department(s): Information Technology West
Primary Location: Goldstein Academic Center 310

Office Hours: (Fall 2014)
Thursday
9:00AM-10:00PM
Thursday
12:00PM-4:00PM

Office Phone:
+1 (914) 773-3723

Fax Phone: 914-989-8604

Secondary Location: Goldstein Academic Center

Education

MS, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, 2011

Environmental Science and Policy

PhD, New York University, School of Education /Admin, Leadership, Technology, 2004

Educational Technology

MS, New York University, 1977

Computer Science

BA, New York University, 1969

History

Scheduled Courses

Fall 2014:
  • CIS 122: Advanced Spreadsheet Skills
  • CIT 351: Intro to Geographic Info Sys
  • CIS 101: Introduction to Computing
  • ENS 780: Remote Sensing & Geograph
  • IS 668: Visualizing Information System

View All Courses Taught
  • BIO 490: Intro to Rsrch in Biolgcl Sci
  • CIS 099: Field Study
  • CIS 099: Travel Course
  • CIS 101: Introduction to Computing
  • CIS 122: Advanced Spreadsheet Skills
  • CIT 221: Global Networking Technology
  • CIT 351: Intro to Geographic Info Sys
  • CIT 396: The Hudson River Experience
  • CIT 397: Topic: Intro to Geographic IS
  • CIT 471: Information Tchnlgy Internship
  • CIT 481: Cpstn in Infrmtn Tchnlgy
  • ENS 780: Mapping Geographic Info Systms
  • ENS 780: Remote Sensing & Geograph
  • ENS 792: Rsrch in Envrnmntl Sci I
  • ENS 798: Special Topics in ENS
  • IS 351: Global Data Communications
  • IS 397: Int'l Prspctvs on Ntwk Scrty
  • IS 397: Tpc:Intro to Geogrphc Info Sys
  • IS 397: Tpc:Mngng Tchnlgy Outsourcing
  • IS 495: Information Systems Internship
  • IS 632: Business Telecommunications
  • IS 660: Trvl Crse to India:Outsourcing
  • IS 660: Visualizing Information System
  • IS 668: Visualizing Information System
  • IT 600: Overrview:Computer Network/IT
  • IT 600: Overview:Computer Network/IT
  • IT 600: Ovrvw -Cmptr Network / IT Tech
  • IT 690: Intrnt'l Prspec Ntwrk Security
  • IT 690: Managing Tech Outsourcing
  • Research Interests

    Spatial Analyis; Geographic Information Systems; Location Analytics; Data Communication (Telecommunications); Computer Uses in Education; Internet Technologies;

    Awards and Honors

    • Pace University, May 1, 2004 - Westchester CSIS Distinguished Faculty Service Award 2004

    PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

    • Association for Information Systems
    • Consortium for Computing in Small Colleges
    • Eastern Educational Research Assosciation (EERA)

    Contract, Grants, and Sponsored Research

    • Farkas, D. & Grigione, M. (2012, January 1). Integrating technology, field experience, and collaboration in an undergraduate biology research course. Thinkfinity, Verizon Foundation , Pace University , $10,950.00 . Funded,Grant
    • Farkas, D. & Philbert, M. (2010, January 1). Thinkfinity, verizon foundation, bringing geospatial teaching (gis) to the curriculum. Pace University , $15,000.00 . Funded,
    • Farkas, D. & Grigione, M. (2009, July 1). Thinkfinity, verizon foundation, in support of integrating ecology and information technology: conserving natural resources. Pace University , $14,825.00 . Funded,
    • Farkas, D. & Ryan, J. (2009, March 1). Thinkfinity, verizon foundation, for equipment and personnel in support of course titled understanding terrorism through the use of gis. Pace University , $14,665.00 . Funded,
    • Farkas, D. (2005, September 1). Kenan travel award. Pace University , Pace University , $585.00 . Funded,Europe travel course
    • Farkas, D. (2005, January 1). Kenan travel award. Pace University , Pace University , $585.00 . Funded,India travel course

    Publications

    • Kumuyi, J. & Goldstein, R. (2012, May 1). Website for pocantico river watershed conservancy.
    • Grigione, M. & Farkas, D. (2010, June 29). http://digitalcommons.pace.edu/cornerstone3/29
    • Farkas, D. & Grigione, M. (2010, April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1). Monitoring sensitive species in westchester county with integrated gis.
    • Farkas, D. (2009, December 6). Privacy in a wired world.
    • Farkas, D. & Chen, L. (2009, September 7). Individual risk perception and attitude towards computer security risk.

    PRESENTATIONS

    • Molluzzo, J. & Farkas, D. (2008, November). ISECON 2007. Implementing ethical and legal issues in an abet accredited is program. ISECON, Pittsburgh, PA
    • Molluzzo, J. & Leidig, P. (2008, November). ISECON 2008. Strategies for combating declining enrollment. ISECON, Phoenix, AZ
    • Farkas, D. & Murthy, N. (2008, March 12). Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education - SIGCSE 2008. Introduction to gis, map servers, and mashups. ACM, Portland, OR
    • Molluzzo, J. & Klein, S. (2006, November). ISECON 2006. Aacsb/abet assessment standards. ISECON, Dallas, TX
    • Farkas, D. & Molluzzo, J. (2006, October 1). Information Systems Education Conference - ISECON 2006. Aacsb/abet accreditation panel. Dallas, TX
    • Farkas, D. (2006, October 1). Information Systems Education Conference - ISECON 2006. Gis workshop presentation. Dallas, TX
    • Farkas, D. (2006, July 1). CCSCNE 2006 - Consortium for Computing Sciences in Colleges - Northeastern Region. Network security workshop. Worcester, MA
    • Farkas, D. (2006, July 1). River Summer - 2006 Environmental Consortium of Hudson Valley Colleges & Universities. Gis presentation. NY
    • Farkas, D. & Murthy, N. (2005, August 1). Americas Conference on Information Systems - AMCIS 2005. "network security".
    • Farkas, D. (2005, April 1). CCNE 2005. "network security".
    • Farkas, D. & Murthy, N. (2004, February 1). Academic Chairpersons Conference. 2004 conference. Orlando, FL
    • Farkas, D. & Murthy, N. (2002, October 15). E-Learn 2002 Conference. "online content development using robohelp". Montreal, Canada
    • Farkas, D. (2001, March 1). Eastern Educational Research Association. Distance education. EERA, Hilton Head, SC
    • Farkas, D. & Murthy, N. (2000, November 9). Information Systems Education Conference - ISECON 2000. Workshop on javascripts. Philadelphia, PA
    • Farkas, D. (1998, October 15). Information Systems Education Conference - ISECON '98. "understanding tcp/ip: an introduction for educators". San Antonio, TX
    • Farkas, D. (1993, December 31). Oxford University - Women and the Book Conference 1993. "pace university medieval women project". Oxford University
    • Farkas, D. (1993, December 31). UNIX Workshop. Necc 1993. NECC, Phoenix, AZ

    University Service

    • [Committee Member]
      Desc: Board Member of Homeowner's Association
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Attendee, Meeting]
      Desc: Attended Open Houses, Orientations, Graduations, Award Ceremonies, and other events.