EdD, Columbia University, Teachers College, 1978
M.Ed., Columbia University, Teachers College, 1977
MA, New York University, 1970
BA, Colgate University, 1969
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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
Social media, telehealth, online education
Awards and Honors
National Association of Counties - ,
- 2016 Achievement Award - NACo
National Association of Area Agencies on Aging,
- Aging Achievement Award (to the TIPS Program)
The Sloan Consortium,
- Sloan-C Fellow
- David Sachs Award
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.
Association for Computing Machinery
Contract, Grants, and Sponsored Research
Sachs, D., Coppola, J. & , .
(2017, June 1).
Telehealth Intervention Program for Seniors (TIPS).
. Funded,This proposal is intended to continue and extend the TIPS program that began in 2014. The goal is to continue the program in Westchester and Scranton, and to extend the program to Fairfield, CT and Baltimore, MD
Sachs, D. & Coppola, J.
(2014, June 1).
Telehealth Intervention Programs for Seniors (TIPS).
Sachs, D. & Coppola, J.
(2016, January 1).
ITIPS - Expanding the TIPS Project.
AARP - American Association of Retired Persons
. Funded,This project will provide funds to expand the TIPS program to include 3 additional sites - 2 in Westchester and 1 in Scranton PA, along with funding for additional hardware.
Sachs, D. & Tessema, T.
Beginner's Guide to Web Designing with Google Sites, Third Edition.
, pages 177.
McHaney, R. & Sachs, D.
Appendix A: Web 2.0 and Social Media Applications.
Web 2.0 and Social Media: Business in a Connected World. Frederiksburg, Denmark: Ventus Publishing.
(Issue 3rd )
, pages 313.
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).
Farrell, B., Hale, N. & Sachs, D. An Ethnographic Pilot Study Exploring the Future ELearning.
Journal of Asynchronous Learning Networks.
(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
(2015, March 15).
American Society on Aging Annual Conference.
A Model Assistive Intergenerational Telehealth Program for Older Adults.
Coppola, J., Sachs, D., Hauser, H. & Phipps, C.
Collaborative Age: Integration Across the Disciplines.
TIPS - An Innovative Intergenerational Telehealth Program: An Interdisciplinary Approach for Older Adults & Caregivers.
State Society on Aging, NYC, NY
(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).
Westchester County, Tarrytown, NY
Farrell, B., Hale, N. & Sachs, D.
(2013, November 20).
ALN - International meeting.
ALN Corporate SIG session.
SLOAN C, Orlando, FL
Seidenberg TAP Committee [Committee Member]
Desc: I am working with other faculty to review candidates who are up for tenure or promotion.
Committee's Key Accomplishments: We will provide recommendations about promotion and tenure to the Dean and to the University TAP committee.
Seidenberg Dean's Search Committee [Other]
Desc: I served as Faculty co-chair of this committee.
Committee's Key Accomplishments: The search ended successfully in June 2016 with the appointment of a new Dean.
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.
CDFPT Appeals Committee
Desc: I was a member of this committee for 2017. Our job was to review the appeals that resulted from the work of the CDFPT.
Committee's Key Accomplishments: We reviewed and evaluated two appeals that were brought before the committee. We made our determinations and they were forwarded to President Friedman.
Seidenberg Dean Search Committee
Desc: I was co-chair of the Seidenberg Dean Search Committee in Spring 2016.
Committee's Key Accomplishments: The key accomplishment is that we were able to select a new Dean for the School.
Victor Goldsmith Review Committee
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.