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James W. Chaffee

James W. Chaffee

STSG

Assistant Dean, Information Technology and Facilities, and Adjunct Lecturer, Management Sciences

  319-335-0797
  C240E  Pappajohn Business Building
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1994

Academic History

  • MA in Educational Technology, University of Illinois Springfield, 2001
  • BS in Secondary English, California University of PA, 1990

Expertise

  • Computer Forensics
  • Information Technology Management in Higher Education
  • Instructional Design
  • Networking
  • Online teaching using Microsoft Kinect

Awards

  • Model of Efficiency (Departmental Award), University Business Magazine, July 2010
  • Who's Who America's Teachers, 2007
  • Who's Who America's Teachers, 2006
  • Who's Who in America, 2006
  • Who's Who in America, 2005
  • International Who's Who Poetry, 1989
  • Golden Poet of the Year, World of Poetry, 1988

Selected Publications

Current & Prior Positions

  • Assistant Dean, Information Technology and Facilities, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, January 2013 - Present
  • Adjunct Lecturer, Department of Management Sciences, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, July 2007 - Present
  • Director and Chief Technology Officer, Stead Technology Services Group, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, January 2010 - December 2012
  • Director, Stead Technology Services Group, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, February 2007 - December 2010
  • Chief Information Officer, Illinois College, 1997 - 2007
  • Manager of Computing Operations, Allegheny College, 1992 - 1997

Professional Affiliations

  • Review Panels, TechTrends, January 2012 - current
  • Co-editor, Data Structures, 2015 - 2016
  • Co-editor, Guide to Java, 2013 - 2014
  • Review Panels, Computing Now Textbook, November 2011 - November 2011
  • Review Panels, Pearson Exploring Series Word, Excel, Access, June 2011 - June 2011
  • Co-editor, Guide to Assembly Language, September 2009 - May 2010
  • Review Panels, Educause Midwest Conference 2010, October 2009 - December 2009

Presentations

  • Online Education through Gaming Systems, Higher Education Teaching & Learning Conference, University of Central Florida, January 2013
  • Gamification, 4Cast 2012, University of Iowa, January 2012
  • Conserving Energy Through Remote Control of Your PC, Educause Midwest Regional Conference, Educause, Chicago, IL, March 2010
  • An Overview Of Educational Games, 4Cast 2010, University of Iowa, January 2010
  • Applications Software Programming, Consortium for Computing in Small Colleges - Central Plains Conference, 2004
  • Cheating With Electrons, Faculty Development Seminar, Jacksonville, IL, 2004
  • Copyright on the Internet, Midwest Computer Conference, University of Wisconsin, Whitewater, Whitewater, WI, 2000
  • Harnessing IT: From Language Lab to Internet Information Center, Syllabus Conference, Campus Technology, Boston, MA, 2000

Committees and Professional Service

  • Assessment Task Force
  • Associated College of Illinois Ameritech Technology Planning Committee
  • Marketing Committee
  • Strategic Planning Task Force
  • It Leadership Development Group, 2015-current
  • OneIT Steering Committee, 2015-current
  • Sigma Alpha Lambda, 2009-current
  • CITL, 2007-current
  • Technology in Business School Roundtable, 2007-current
  • IT Policy Committee, 2010-2013
  • CITL Executive Committee, 2010-2013
  • MAUI Committee, 2004-2013
  • Information Technology Placement Committee, 2010-2012
  • By-Laws Committee Member - Technology Business Schools Roundtable, 2009
  • 2008 ITS Key Initiatives Subgroup, 2008
  • Technology Committee, 2003-2006
  • Benefits Committee, 2001

Additional Training

  • Violence Incident Training, Continuing Education, 2012
  • Get Grants, Continuing Education, 2011
  • Motivating Students, Workshop, Center for Teaching, 2009
  • Information Technology Leadership Program, Continuing Education, MOR Associates, 2008
  • Personal Computer Components, 2007
  • Security & Intrusion Detection, 2007
  • Ethics and Responsibility, Tutorial, University of Iowa, 2007
  • Conflict Management, Workshop, University of Iowa, 2007
  • Institute for Computer Policy and Law, Continuing Education, 2001
  • CAUSE Management Institute, Continuing Education, 1997
  • Certified Software Manager, Self-Study Program, 1996
  • Adaptive Technology Certification, Continuing Education, 1995

Licensures and Certifications

  • Secondary Education Teaching Certificate, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, June - 1992