David Sachs
Professor

E-mail: dsachs@pace.edu

School/College: Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems
Department(s): Information Technology West
Primary Location: Goldstein Academic Center 324

Office Hours: (Fall 2014)
Tuesday
(by Appointment Only)
9:30AM-12:00PM
Thursday
(by Appointment Only)
9:30AM-12:00PM

Office Phone:
+1 (914) 773-3319

Fax Phone: 914-989-8630

Education

EdD, Columbia University, Teachers College, 1978

Educational Administration

M.Ed., Columbia University, Teachers College, 1977

Educational Administration

MA, New York University, 1970

English

BA, Colgate University, 1969

Philosophy

Scheduled Courses

Fall 2014:
  • DCS 861: Scl Ntwrkng Opprtnts & Chllngs
  • CIS 133: Social Media
  • CIS 133: Social Media
  • CIS 133: Social Media
  • CIS 133: Social Media
  • TS 652: Using Intrnt as Instrctl Tool
  • CIT 231: Web Authoring & Digital Media
  • TS 653: Web Authoring & Digital Media

View All Courses Taught
  • AIT 103: Online Seminar
  • AIT 107: Cmptr Applctns for Tlcmnctns
  • AIT 109: Broadband Essentials
  • AIT 111: AC/DC Electrical Circuits
  • AIT 113: Solid State Devices & Circuits
  • AIT 120: Bus & Tchncl Comm for Telecom
  • AIT 170: Basic Telephony & Voice Comm
  • AIT 196: Adv PC Applctn/Telecom: Access
  • AIT 196: Adv PC Applctn/Telecom: Excel
  • AIT 196: Adv PC Applctn/Telecom: Pwrpt
  • AIT 196: Adv PC Applctn/Telecom: Word
  • AIT 223: Dgtl & Mcrprcssr Fndmntls
  • AIT 231: Cabling Technology
  • AIT 235: Sgnl Transmissions for Telecom
  • AIT 241: Data Transmission Systems
  • AIT 245: Data & Emrgng Comm Technlgy
  • AIT 371: Fiber Optics
  • AIT 381: Emerging Broadband Tchnlgy
  • AIT 382: Voice Over IP Technologies
  • AIT 383: Emerging Wireless Technologies
  • CHE 105: Consumer Chemistry
  • CIS 102: Tpc: Intro to Project Manager
  • CIS 133: Social Media
  • CIT 231: Web Authoring & Digital Media
  • CIT 335: Creating w/the Interactive Web
  • CIT 481: Cpstn in Infrmtn Tchnlgy
  • CIT 490: Independent Study in Infor Tec
  • COM 221: Professional Communication
  • DCS 860: Topic: Assistive Technology
  • DCS 861: Scl Ntwrkng Opprtnts & Chllngs
  • ENG 110: Composition
  • ENG 120: Critical Writing
  • HIS 113: Wealth and American Culture
  • INT 196: Integrity Issues in Telecom
  • INT 196: Prior Learning Assessment
  • INT 196: Telecom Wrkrs/20th Cen Lbr His
  • IT 603: Overview of Infrmtn Security
  • IT 605: Database Management Systems
  • IT 607: System Dvlpmnt & Prjct Mgmnt
  • LIT 196: Tpc: Amer Det Fiction-Nactel
  • LIT 200: Global Crossings: Nactel
  • LIT 343: Contemporary Amrcn Literature
  • MAT 125: Technical Math 1
  • MGT 323: Orgnzl Bhvr & Virtual Entrprs
  • OIS 090: Topic: Academic Skills Sem (C)
  • PAA 690: Practicum
  • PSY 196: Topics in Psychology
  • PSY 256: Psy of Persnal Adjstmnt
  • PSY 323: Psychology of Learning
  • SCI 150: Astronomy
  • SOC 113: Dynamics of Change
  • TS 090: Tpc: Academic Skill Semnr
  • TS 313: Multimedia Applctn / Mcrcmptr
  • TS 314: Computer Operating Systems
  • TS 333: Plng Dsgn Implmtn & Evltn
  • TS 341: Networking Technologies
  • TS 351: Cmptr Hrdwre: Trblesht / Mntnc
  • TS 410: Innvtv Tech for Complex Issues
  • TS 652: Using Intrnt as Instrctl Tool
  • TS 653: Web Authoring & Digital Media
  • Awards and Honors

    • The Sloan Consortium, October 30, 2014 - Sloan-C Fellow
    • NACTEL Board, May 20, 2014 - David Sachs Award

    MEDIA CONTRIBUTIONS

    • Westchester County - Channel 12 [TV], May 8 2014
      I was interviewed at a telehealth event at the Westchester County Center on May 8, 2014 about the new telehealth initiative that is being offered in Westchester County.

    PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

    • Association for Computing Machinery

    Contract, Grants, and Sponsored Research

    • Sachs, D. & Coppola, J. Tips extended. Hillman Foundation , Private , $600,000.00 . Currently Under Review,
    • Sachs, D. & Coppola, J. (2014, June 1). Telehealth intervention programs for seniors (tips). Weinberg Foundation , Private , $575,000.00 . Funded,
    • Sachs, D. (2011, January 1). Mobile safety summit. Thinkfinity, Verizon Foundation , Pace University , $1,125.00 . Funded,
    • Sachs, D. (2007, July 1). The alfred p. sloan foundation grant. Alfred P. Sloan Foundation , Pace University , $250,000.00 . Funded,Local Recruitment Efforts and Improved Student Support Services
    • Sachs, D. (2007, July 1). The verizon foundation. Verizon Communication, Inc. , Pace University , $5,000.00 . Funded,continued support of "Providing Technology Information and Assistance to Westchester County"
    • Sachs, D. & Merritt, S. (2004, July 1). Sloan cable grant. Alfred P. Sloan Foundation , Pace University , $45,000.00 . Funded,NACTEL-like Program Development for Cable Industry
    • Sachs, D. (1998, September 1). Telecommunications courses. Alfred P. Sloan Foundation , Pace University , $500,000.00 . Funded,Development of credit and non-credit bearing telecommunications courses to be taught asynchronously
    • Sachs, D. (1996, September 1). Telecommunications courses. Alfred P. Sloan Foundation , Pace University , $207,230.00 . Funded,Development of credit and non-credit bearing telecommunications courses to be taught asynchronously
    • Sachs, D. (1995, September 1). Telecommunications courses. Alfred P. Sloan Foundation , Pace University , $207,230.00 . Funded,Development of credit and non-credit bearing telecommunications courses to be taught asynchronously
    • Sachs, D. (1994, September 1). Telecommunications courses. Alfred P. Sloan Foundation , Pace University , $25,000.00 . Funded,Development of credit and non-credit bearing telecommunications courses to be taught asynchronously

    Publications

    • Farrell, B. R. & Sachs, D. An ethnographic pilot study exploring the future elearning. Journal of Asynchronous Learning Networks.

    PRESENTATIONS

    • Sachs, D. & Coppola, J. American Society on Aging Annual Conference. Telehealth overview. American Society on Aging, San Diego CA
    • Sachs, D. & Coppola, J. Telehealth Conference. Telehealth overview. Westchester County, Tarrytown, NY
    • Sachs, D. World Wide Web Advertising Seminar. Presentations and workshops about the internet, world wide web and asynchronous learning. New York, NY
    • Farrell, B. R. & Sachs, D. (2013, November 20). ALN - International meeting. Aln corporate sig session. SLOAN C, Orlando, FL
    • Farrell, B. R. & Hale, N. L. (2012, October). Sloan-C conference (Orlando): Featured Session presenter . How the other half learns: innovative trends in corporate online learning. Sloan-C conference (Orlando), Orlando FL
    • Hale, N. L. & Sachs, D. (2012, April). 9th Annual 2012 Sloan-C Blended Learning Conference and Workshop: Perfecting the Blend. An ethnographic study exploring workforce trends in developing and delivering blended and online education.
    • Farrell, B. R. & Sachs, D. (2012, February). Pace University - Best Practices Conference. Top online school ranking – us news and world report. Pace, New York
    • Hale, N. L. & Hill, J. (2004, January 1). The Tenth Sloan-C International Conference on Online Learning. Cis101: meeting the chanllenges in a blended learning course. Orlando, FL
    • Hale, N. L. & Merritt, S. (2003, December 31). EDUCAUSE Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference. "pace university: transforming learning and teaching with online education". Baltimore, MD
    • Hale, N. L. & Merritt, S. (2002, December 31). The Eighth Sloan-C International Conference on Asynchronous Learning Networks. "policies and practices at pace university: a case study". Orlando, FL
    • Sachs, D. & Merritt, S. (2001, October 1). Technology Transfer Summit. Columbia, Cornell, NYSTAR, State U of NY & Comm On Independent Colleges & Univ, Albany, NY
    • Sachs, D. (2001, January 1). e-Business 4 Small Business Conference. Effective web site design. Las Vegas, NV
    • Sachs, D. (2000, November 9). Information Systems Education Conference - ISECON 2000. "critical success factors in distance learning". Philadelphia, PA
    • Sachs, D. (2000, October 1). FIPSE Conference. The status of online testing. San Francisco, California
    • Sachs, D. (2000, October 1). Sixth International Conference on Asynchronous Learning Networks. Partnership models - providing enhanced student support services: pace university, the nactel project and the fipse grant. Adelphi, Maryland
    • Sachs, D. (1999, December 1). CAEL '99. Presented 'the nactel project: an outstanding example of business, labor and education working together'. Seattle, WA
    • Sachs, D. (1999, October 1). 5th International Conference on Asynchronous Learning Networks. Corporate asynchronous learning network. College Park, MD
    • Sachs, D. (1999, March 1). Federal Training Technology Initiative. Led a workshop on 'nactel: industry, union and academic partnership'. Washington, D.C.,
    • Sachs, D. (1997, December 31). Third International Conference on Asynchronous Learning Networks. "providing telecommunications education to students anytime, anywhere".
    • Daniels, C. & Bergin, J. A. (1997, December 1). Faculty Research Day - Dec 1997. Panel on distance learning. Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems, Pleasantville, New York
    • Sachs, D. & Merritt, S. (1997, October 1). EDUCOM '97. "providing telecommunications education to students anytime, anywhere".
    • Sachs, D. (1997, September 1). Fall Internet World '97. "the 7 keys to effective web sites". New York, New York
    • Sachs, D. (1997, September 1). Fall Internet World '97. "web demographics". New York, New York
    • Sachs, D. (1997, July 1). Summer Internet World '97. "the 7 keys to effective web sites". Chicago, Ilinois
    • Sachs, D. (1997, July 1). Summer Internet World '97. "web demographics". Chicago, Ilinois
    • Sachs, D. (1997, April 1). Cable Television Public Affairs Association Annual Conference. "eyes on the internet".
    • Sachs, D. (1997, March 1). Canada Internet World '97. "search engines for your intranet". Toronto, Canada
    • Sachs, D. (1997, March 1). Spring Internet World '97. "html for beginners". Los Angeles, CA
    • Sachs, D. (1997, March 1). Spring Internet World '97. "the 7 keys to effective web sites". Los Angeles, CA
    • Sachs, D. (1996, December 31). Asia Internet World '96. Presentations and workshops about the internet, world wide web and asynchronous learning. Kuala Lumpur,
    • Sachs, D. (1996, December 31). Canada Internet World '96. Presentations and workshops about the internet, world wide web and asynchronous learning. Toronto, Canada
    • Sachs, D. (1996, December 31). Fall Internet World '96. Presentations and workshops about the internet, world wide web and asynchronous learning. New York City, NY
    • Sachs, D. (1996, December 31). Internet World Australia Pacific '96. Presentations and workshops about the internet, world wide web and asynchronous learning. Sydney, Australia
    • Sachs, D. (1996, December 31). Spring Internet World '96. Presentations and workshops about the internet, world wide web and asynchronous learning. San Jose, CA
    • Sachs, D. (1996, December 31). Web Developer '96. Presentations and workshops about the internet, world wide web and asynchronous learning. Chicago, IL
    • Sachs, D. (1996, December 31). Web Developer Canada '96. Presentations and workshops about the internet, world wide web and asynchronous learning. Vancouver, Canada
    • Sachs, D. (1995, December 31). Fall Internet World '95. Presentations and workshops about the internet, world wide web and asynchronous learning. Boston, MA
    • Sachs, D. (1994, September 1). Fall Internet World '94. Presentations and workshops about the internet, world wide web and asynchronous learning. Washington, D.C.,