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School of Business and Technology Department of Technology

Bill Dafnis


  • Doctor of Information Tech - Info Assur and Cybersecurity


  • MS in Information Technology
    Carnegie Mellon University, 2015
    Major: Information Assurance & Security
  • Doctor of Philosophy
    Nova Southeastern University, 2009
    Major: Information Systems
  • Master of Business Admin
    Lake Forest Graduate School of Management, 1992
    Major: Management
  • Bachelor of Arts
    University of Illinois, 1984
    Major: Liberal Arts


  • "The Innovation Diffusion Paradox in Undergraduate Information Technology Student Outcomes"Association for Computing Machinery 2015
  • "Experiential Learning in an Online Information Technology Program: A Case Study of Third-Party Capstone Project Sourcing"Proceedings of the 19th Annual SIG Conference on Information Technology Education 2018
  • "Information Technology Curricula 2017 - Curriculum Guidelines for Baccalaureate Degree Programs in Information Technology"Association for Computing Machinery & IEEE Computer Society (IEEE-CS) 2017


  • "SIGITE'15: The 16th Annual Conference on Information Technology Education Proceedings"The Innovation Diffusion Paradox in Undergraduate Information Technology Student Outcomes
    Chicago, IL.. September 2015
  • "Accrediting Body for Engineering Technology (ABET) Annual symposium"Exploring the disruptive, innovative and economic opportunity of cloud computing for ABET Computing Programs
    Hollywood, FL. April 2016
  • "IQPC- Cyber-Healthcare Exchange"Building and energizing your Cybersecurity Pipeline - Addressing the Heightened Skill Gaps
    Dallas, TX.. September 2017
  • "CIO-Healthcare Exchange"Identifying and building a 21st century Cybersecurity Talent Pipeline-
    Dallas, TX.. October 2017