Walsh

IT/Decision Sciences

Walsh’s Information Technology Decision Sciences (ITDS) department brings Walsh’s excellent reputation for hands on practical learning to cybersecurity, information technology and quantitative methods. Walsh’s ITDS faculty bring decades of real world experience to the classroom from: local, regional, national, international, private, public, governmental and educational organizations.

Walsh’s cutting edge technology program instills critical thinking, problem solving and analytics in our graduates. As the first NSA CAE in Michigan, Walsh’s ITDS department established itself as a leader in technology education, enhancing its reputation with the first national program in automotive cybersecurity. ITDS degrees align with industry expectations for skills and abilities, enhancing Walsh graduates abilities to break into or advance in technology and analytics related career paths.

Department Chair

Dave Schippers - Assistant Professor - IT/Decision Department chair
Dave Schippers
Assistant Professor, Chair, IT/Decision Sciences Department
 

 

 

 

Full-time Faculty

Christopher Heiden - Associate Professor
Christopher Heiden
Associate Professor
Thomas Petz - Assistant Professor
Thomas Petz
Assistant Professor
Terri Richards - Professor
Terri Richards
Professor


Marla Scafe - Professor
Marla Scafe
Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Eric Charnesky - Adjunct Assistant Professor
Eric Charnesky
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Gary Cummings - Adjunct Assistant Professor
Gary Cummings
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Khodor Dakrouni - Adjunct Assistant Professor
Khodor Dakrouni
Adjunct Assistant Professor


James Gerrity - Clinical Associate Professor
James Gerrity
Clinical Associate Professor
Kurt Gooden - Adjunct Associate Professor
Kurt Godden
Adjunct Associate Professor
Javad Katibai - Clinical Assistant Professor
Javad Katibai
Clinical Assistant Professor


Eden Konja - Clinical Assistant Professor
Eden Konja
Clinical Assistant Professor
Jodi Krausman - Clinical Associate Professor
Jodi Krausman
Clinical Associate Professor
William Lehrer - Adjunct Assistant Professor
William Lehrer II
Adjunct Assistant Professor


Lesia Mahon - Clinical Assistant Professor
Lesia Mahon
Clinical Assistant Professor
Jaime Martinez - Adjunct Assistant Professor
Jaime Martinez
Adjunct Assistant Professor
D. Staurt McCubbrey - Adjunct Assistant Professor
D. Stuart McCubbrey
Adjunct Assistant Professor


Richard Radners
Adjunct Professor
Hamed Sadrnia - Adjunct Assistant Professor
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Melinda Shoemaker - Adjunct Assistant Professor
Melinda Shoemaker 
Adjunct Assistant Professor


Michael Simko - Adjunct Assistant Professor
Michael Simko 
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Alvin Toma - Adjunct Instructor
Alvin Toma 
Adjunct  Instructor
John Tonial - Adjunct Associate Professor
John Tonial 
Adjunct Associate Professor


Ryan Walther - Adjunct Assistant Professor
Ryan Walther 
Adjunct Assistant Professor
David Wood - Adjunct Associate Professor
David Wood 
Adjunct Associate Professor