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 2015)
Tuesday
(by Appointment Only)
1:00PM-4:00PM
Friday
(by Appointment Only)
10:00AM-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

Spring 2015:
  • CIS 133: Social Media
  • CIS 133: Social Media
  • CIS 133: Social Media
  • CIS 133: Social Media
  • CIS 133: Social Media
  • CIS 133: Social 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 101: Introduction to Computing
  • CIS 102: Tpc: Intro to Project Manager
  • CIS 133: Social 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
  • 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. (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,

    Publications

    • Coppola, J., Shin, N., Sachs, D., Gaur, C., Gaur, D., , N. P., Moffit, G., Kravette, K. & DeRoss, A. (2013, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Usability and Benefits of Telehealth Pilot for Older Adults: Via a Service-Learning Technology Partnership. Communications of the International Information Management Association Conference (IIMA). Vol 13 (Issue 4)
    • Farrell, B., Hale, N. L. & Sachs, D. An Ethnographic Pilot Study Exploring the Future ELearning. Journal of Asynchronous Learning Networks.

    PRESENTATIONS

    • Sachs, D. (2015, May 4). American Telemedicine Association 2015 Annual Conference. The Impact of Technology As A Game Changer in Chronic Disease Management. American Telemedicine Association, Los Angeles, CA
    • Sachs, D. (2015, March 15). American Society on Aging Annual Conference. A Model Assistive Intergenerational Telehealth Program for Older Adults. Chicago, Illinois
    • Sachs, D. (2014, September 8). American Telemedicine Association 2014 Fall Forum. Emerging Technologies & Innovations for Chronic Health Management. American Telemedicine Association, Palm Desert, CA
    • Sachs, D. & Coppola, J. (2014, May 8). Telehealth Conference. Telehealth Overview. Westchester County, Tarrytown, NY
    • Farrell, B., Hale, N. L. & Sachs, D. (2013, November 20). ALN - International meeting. ALN Corporate SIG session. SLOAN C, Orlando, FL
    • Sachs, D. & Coppola, J. (2013, March 15). American Society on Aging Annual Conference. Telehealth Overview. American Society on Aging, San Diego CA
    • Farrell, B., Sachs, D. & 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., Hunter, A., Mayadas, F., Farrell, B. & 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., Hale, N. L. & Sachs, D. (2012, February). Pace University - Best Practices Conference. Top Online School Ranking – US News and World Report. Pace, New York

    COLLEGE SERVICE

    • Seidenberg Faculty Search Committee [Committee Member]
      Desc: I am a member of the committee that is searching for new faculty members for the Seidenberg School.
    • Seidenberg Restructuring Committee [Committee Member]
      Desc: I am one of four members of the Seidenberg Restructuring Committee. We are working to develop a plan to reduce Seidenberg expenses and to develop new programs.
      Committee's Key Accomplishments: The committee will deliver a report to the Provost and others about how to cut costs and how to increase revenue.

    UNIVERSITY SERVICE

    • Victor Goldsmith Review Committee [Committee Member]
      Desc: I worked with the members of this committee to evaluate Victor Goldsmith and the Office of Sponsored Research
      Committee's Key Accomplishments: We completed the evaluation in a timely fashion.