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Gayle Jesse, D.Sc.

Associate Prof., Computer Information Systems, Graduate Faculty Status
Office Main Hall 260 Work Phone: 304.336.8159 Work Fax: 304.336.8418

Biography

Degrees

  • D.Sc., Robert Morris University (Information Systems and Communications)
  • K-12 Pennsylvania Teaching Certificate (Technology Business Education), Robert Morris University
  • M.S.B.A.; California University of Pennsylvania
  • B.S.; Robert Morris University (Information Systems Management)
  • A.S.; Community College of Allegheny County

 

Professional Certifications

  • Microsoft Master Instructor – Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
  • Adobe Certified Expert Educator (ACE) – Web Specialist CS5

 

Publications

  •   2018 – ISEDJ – Information Systems Education Journal (A – Peer Reviewed Journal). Author, presented research in Norfolk, Virginia during the annual EDSIG conference November 2018. Title:  “SQL:  An Introduction to SQL Lesson and Hands-On Lab.”

  • 2017 – IACIS– International Association Computer Information Systems (A – Peer Reviewed Journal). Author, presented research in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania during the annual conference October 2016. Title:  “One University’s Approach to Developing A Cybersecurity Degree and Earn NSA CAE-CD Certification.”

  • 2016 – IACIS – International Association Computer Information Systems (A – Peer Reviewed Journal). Author, presented research in Nashville, Tennessee during annual conference October 2016. Title:  Smartphone And App Usage Among College Students: Using Smartphones Effectively For Social and Educational Needs.

  • 2014 – IACIS – International Association Computer Information Systems (A – Peer Reviewed Journal). Author, presented research in Las Vegas, Nevada during annual conference October 2014. Title:  College Student Perceptions of E-Textbooks and E-Readers: New Ways To Learn?
  • 2013 – IACIS – International Association Computer Information Systems (A – Peer Reviewed Journal). Author, presented research in San Juan, Puerto Rico at annual conference October 2013. Title:  Like, Tweet, Or Pin: College Students and Their Current Use of Social Media
  • 2012 – IACIS – International Association Computer Information Systems (A – Peer Reviewed Journal). Co-author, did not present research in Myrtle Beach NC at annual conference October 2012. Title:  A model for engaging students, communities and colleges through the integration of service-learning projects into information systems course
  • 2012 – ISECON – Information Systems Educators Conference (A – Peer Reviewed Journal). Author, presented research in New Orleans, AL at annual conference October 2012. Title:  A pedagogical approach towards teaching an information systems student how to conduct a usability study for an honors project:  a case stud
  • 2011 – IACIS – International Association Computer Information Systems (A – Peer Reviewed Journal). Author presented research in Mobile, Alabama during annual conference October 2011 Title:  Exploring the perceptions of teachers, students, and clients on the advantages and disadvantages of integrating a service learning project into an advanced web development course
  • 2011 – ISECON – Information Systems Educators Conference (A – Peer Reviewed Journal). Co-author, did not present research at the conference held on November 2011 in Wilmington, NC. Title:  Factors influencing students’ decisions to major in a computer-related discipline
  • 2010 – IACIS – International Association Computer Information Systems (A – Peer Reviewed Journal). Author presented research in Las Vegas, Nevada during annual conference October 2010. Title:  A project based model to develop and implement a capstone course for senior level e-commerce and web development students (Course Title:  Advanced E-Commerce and Web Production).

 

Awards

  • Employ of the month – Liberty University – July 2016
  • Distinguished Faculty Scholar award – Thiel College 2014
  • Marquis Who’s Who winner 2012
  • Most outstanding achievement award for D. Sc. Cohort 10 at RMU (graduation 2011)
  • Awarded CORE award at Pittsburgh Technical Institute
  • Voted most outstanding instructor at Penn Commercial

 

Nothing but the Facs Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J_PK9VMRBkc