Mathematics and IT Faculty

Stephen Cheskiewicz

Assistant Professor of Information Technology
 

Degrees

Wilkes University, Doctor of Education, Educational Technology
Wilkes University, Master of Educational Technology
Wilkes University, Bachelor of Business Administration
Keystone College, Associates in Business

Office: Aquinas 50-I
Office Hours: M-W 11:15 am-3:30 pm
Phone: 845-569-3267
Email: stephen.cheskiewicz@msmc.edu

Courses

CIT 1052 - Computer Literacy
CIT 2160 - Spreadsheets & Databases
CIT 2300 - Networking
CIT 3160 - Operating Systems
CIT 3180 - Server-Side Programming
CIT 3700 - Systems Analysis & Design
CIT 4250 - Network Administration
CIT 4350 - Database Management Systems
CIT 4400 - Network Protocols

Bio

Stephen Cheskiewicz, EdD is an Assistant Professor of Information Technology at Mount Saint Mary College. Dr. Cheskiewicz has worked in the field of higher education for over 20 years in both senior administrative and faculty positions. He holds a Master’s degree in Instructional Technology, and a Doctor of Education in Educational Technology from Wilkes University. Dr. Cheskiewicz was previously an Assistant Professor and the Coordinator of Information Technology Programs at Keystone College, Director of Information Technology at Johnson College, and a Pro Rata Professor at Misericordia University. He has taught for many years in the Graduate Teacher Education program at Wilkes University.

He has presented his research at regional, national, and international conferences including the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo & Conference (PETE&C), EDUCAUSE Annual Conferences, EDUCAUSE Mid-Atlantic Conferences, Campus Management 2011, the Inaugural European Conference on Education, the International Academic Forum (IFOR) in the United Kingdom, and the International Conference on Technology, Knowledge & Society in Madrid, Spain. He recently completed a collaborative research project with a co-researcher from Barcelona, Spain that was presented at the University of California at Berkeley and the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference in 2015. He is scheduled to present at the 9th Annual International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation (ICERI2016) in Seville, Spain in November 2016 and the International Academic Forum in Honolulu, Hawaii in January 2017. Through this partnership he was recently asked to be a doctoral examination board member at the Universi tat Autonoma de Barcelona and is co-authoring a book with co-researchers from Universtat Autonoma de Barcelona and Universtat Oberta de Catalunya.

He is a contributor to numerous Pearson Education Business and Technology textbooks and is a published author in an academic peer-reviewed journal. His scholarship focuses on a better understanding of student retention and persistence in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) academic programs.

Specializations / Areas of Interest

His scholarship focuses on a better understanding of student retention and persistence in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) academic programs.

Achievements / Awards

Regional Conference Proceedings

  • Cheskiewicz, S., Covey, K., & Pruett, C. (2012) Acceptable Use Policies that Work, Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo & Conference, Hershey, PA
  • Cheskiewicz, S., & Pruett, K. (2011) Assessment Instruments that Work, Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo & Conference, Hershey, PA
  • Cheskiewicz, S., Savakinas, C., & Patson, D., (2009) Online Learning: Are We Ready for It? Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo & Conference, Hershey, PA

National Conference Proceedings

  • Cheskiewicz, S. (2015), User Perceptions of Information Security: A Multinational Perspective, EDUCAUSE Annual Conference, Indianapolis, IN
  • Cheskiewicz, S. & Ellis, S. (2015), Perceptions of Acceptance and Inclusion: The Influence of Legislation and Media on LGBT Student Identity and Embeddedness, Eleventh Annual Conference on Technology, Knowledge, and Society, Berkeley, CA
  • Cheskiewicz, S. (2013), Megabit Faculty in a Gigabit World, EDUCAUSE Mid-Atlantic Conference, Baltimore, MD
  • Cheskiewicz, S. (2013), Megabit Faculty in a Gigabit World, EDUCAUSE Mid West Conference, Chicago, IL
  • Cheskiewicz, S., & Maher, C. (2011) Online Research Tools for Educators: Collaborate without Jet Lag. Campus Management 2011, Boston, MA
  • Cheskiewicz, S. & Law, M. (2007), A Look at Wall Street West: A Backup Redundancy System. Clute Institute for Academic Research, Las Vegas, NV

International

  • Cheskiewicz, S. & Colobran, M. (2017), User Perceptions of Information Security: A Multinational Perspective, The International Academic Forum International Conference on Education, Honolulu, HI
  • Cheskiewicz, S. & Colobran, M. (2017), User Perceptions of Information Security: A Multinational Perspective, 9th Annual International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation (ICERI2016), Seville, Spain
  • Cheskiewicz, S. & Colobran, M. (2015), Not so Private Practice: Student Perceptions of Information Security, Eleventh Annual Conference on Cheskiewicz, S. (2014), Megabit Learning in a Gigabit World, Tenth Annual Conference on Technology, Knowledge, and Society, Madrid, Spain
  • Cheskiewicz, S. (2013), Megabit Faculty in a Gigabit World, The Inaugural European Conference on Education, Brighton, United Kingdom

Publications

Arques, J.M., Cheskiewicz, S., Colobran, M., Iparraguirre, J. (2016)

Making an Expert Report of a Computer Crime (currently being published in Spain).

Cheskiewicz, S., Burnside, D., & Zula, K. (2015), Megabit Learning in a Gigabit World, Journal of Technologies in Education, 11(2), 1-14.

Associate Editor, Ubiquitous Learning: An International Journal, Volume 8, Issue 2

Associate Editor, The International Journal of Diverse Identities, Volume 16, Issue 1

Revision Reviewer. Gaddis (2011), Starting Out with Programming Logic & Design, 2nd Edition

Revision Reviewer, O’Leary (2012), Computing Essentials 2014

Contributor, Your Office: Microsoft Office 2010, Volume I & II

Contributor, Your Office: Microsoft Office 2013 Business Communications

Contributor, Your Office: Microsoft Excel 2013 Comprehensive

Contributor, Your Office: Microsoft Access 2013 Comprehensive

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