Dan Farkas

E-mail: dfarkas@pace.edu

School/College: Lubin School of Business
Department(s): Information Technology West
Primary Location: Goldstein Academic Center 323

Office Hours: (Spring 2018)

Office Phone:

Fax Phone: 914-989-8604


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


Scheduled Courses

Spring 2018:
  • CIT 221: Global Networking Technology

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
  • CS 488: Computer Netwrk & the Internet
  • ENS 780: Mapping Geographic Info Systms
  • ENS 780: Remote Sensing & Geograph
  • ENS 792: Rsrch in Envrnmntl Sci I
  • ENS 798: Tpc: Environmental Science
  • 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; Environmental Science and Policy;

    Awards and Honors

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


    • Association for Information Systems


    Arslan, H. T. & Farkas, D. (2016). Using GIS to Understand the Relationship of Community Factors and Police Shootings in the United States: A First Look, Proceedings. http://aisel.aisnet.org/amcis2016/ITProj/Presentations/25/

    Farkas, D., Shin, N., Pick, J. B., Sarkar, A., Ramakrishna, R. & Hilton, B. (2016, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). A Tutorial on Geographic Information Systems: A ten-year update". Communications of the Association for Information Systems. Vol 38 (Issue 1) http://aisel.aisnet.org/cais/vol38/iss1/9

    Farkas, D. & Arslan, H. T. (2015, September 7). SHOT: Developing a Database for Police Shooting Incidents in the United States.


    Farkas, D. & Arslan, H. T. (2015, March 7). ACJS 2015 Annual Meeting. POLICE BEHAVIOR AND DECISION MAKING DURING A DEADLY ENCOUNTER. Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, Orlando, FL

    Arslan, H. T. & Farkas, D. (2014, April 17). The Second Annual Pace-Wide Research Day . Building Officer-involved Shooting Database. Pace University, Pleasantville, NY


    • Information Technology Curriculum Committee [Committee Member]


    • [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.
    • Budget Advisory
    • Compensation Sub-Committee [Committee Member]