Our Faculty

Cathy Dwyer

Professor

Seidenberg School of CSIS

Information Technology NY

Location
  • @New York City
    163 William Street
Office Hours
New York City

Tue 2:00pm-4:00pm

Thu 2:00pm-5:00pm

Biography


Dr. Catherine Dwyer is a distinguished academic leader, scholar and teacher. Her student focused leadership style has led to significant enrollment growth. She also is the faculty leader of Pace University's effort to deploy interactive technologies within higher education.

Education


PhD , New Jersey Institute of Technology , Newark, NJ, US , 2008
Information Systems

MS , Pace University , 1996
Computer Science

MA , Manhattan School of Music , 1984

BA , Fordham University , 1979
Political Science

Awards and Honors

  • Association for Information Systems, August 15, 2013 - Best Paper Award
  • June 1, 1979 - Phi Beta Kappa

Publications


Calloway, L., O'Callaghan, S., Dwyer, C., Walker, J. & Elson, R. (2018, September). ASSESSING PERCEIVED DIGITAL LITERACY BETWEEN COMPUTER SCI ENCE MAJORS AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS MAJORS: A PILOT STUDY. A.I.I.E. Transactions. Vol 1 (Issue 2) , pages 18. http://igbr.org/journals/business-pedagogy/

Dwyer, C. & Chen, L. (2018, August 1). Motivating Safer Online Behavior.

Dwyer, C. (2018, August 15). Applying Contextual Integrity to The Cambridge Analytica Case.

Strobel, M. & Dwyer, C. (2018, August 1). Obstacles to Adopting Speech Recognition in Emergency Services Solutions.

Dwyer, C. & O'Callaghan, S. Creating a Culture of Information Security Governance: A Case Study of the US Department of Defense. Information Systems Management.

O'Callaghan, S., Calloway, L. & Dwyer, C. Digital Literacy: A Pilot Study of the Difference in Digital Literacy Between Accounting Majors and Other Majors.

Dwyer, C. & O'Callaghan, S. Patterns in State on State Cyber Attacks.

Dwyer, C. & Kanguri, A. (2017, December 1). Malvertising - A Rising Threat to the Online Ecosystem. Journal of Information Systems Applied Research. Vol 10 (Issue 3) , pages 29.

Dwyer, C., OCallaghan, S. & Walker, J. P. Cyber Security and the Department of Defense. Communications of the Association for Information Systems.

O'Callaghan, S., Calloway, L., Dwyer, C., Elson, R. & Walker, J. P. Digital Literacy Computer Scient and Information Systems. Journal is not in list - being petitioned.

Snow, C., Hayes, D. & Dwyer, C. (2016, November). Leakage of Geolocation Data by Mobile Ad Networks. Journal of Information Systems Applied Research. Vol 9 (Issue 2) , pages 24-33. http://jisar.org/2016-9/n2/JISARv9n2p24.html

Dwyer, C. & Kanguri, A. (2016, November 01). Malvertising - A Rising Threat to the Online Ecosystem.

Calloway, L., O'Callaghan, S., Walker, J., Dwyer, C. & Elson, R. Digital Literacy: A Pilot Study of Differences in Digital Literacy between Computer Science Majors and Information Systems Majors. Academic Journal. http://www.alliedacademies.org/management-information-and-decision-sciences/

Dwyer, C. Online Social Network Privacy Management. Encyclopedia of Social Network Analysis and Mining. .

Dwyer, C., O'Callaghan, S. & Walker, J. P. Risk Management Analysis of the US Department of Defense Strategy for Cyberspace: Building a A Controls System Using COSO Internal Control Framework.

Calloway, L., O'Callaghan, S., Walker, J., Dwyer, C. & Elson, R. (2016, January (1st Quarter/Winter) 10). Digital Literacy: A Pilot Study of the Differences in Digital Literacy between Accounting Majors, Informaion Systems Computer Science, and Finance Majors.. Vol 18 (Issue 1) , pages 39. http://www.alliedacademies.org/proceedings.php

Dwyer, C. & O'Callaghan, S. (2015, November 1). Application of the COSO Internal Control Framework to the Department of Defense Cyber Strategy.

Snow, C., Hayes, D. & Dwyer, C. Leakage of Geolocation Data by Mobile Ad Networks.

Calloway, L. & Dwyer, C. (2015, August 01). Vocabularies for Describing Digital Media. (Issue 2015) http://proc.iscap.info/2015/

Hasan, H. & Dwyer, C. (2014, August). Designing a Hybrid Academic Workshop: Lessons From the Field.

Dwyer, C. (2014, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Online Social Network Privacy Management. Encyclopedia of Social Network Analysis and Mining. Springer.

PRESENTATIONS


Dwyer, C. & Chen, L. (2018, October 5). Amsterdam Privacy Conference. Motivating Safer Online Behavior. Amsterdam Platform for Privacy Research , Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Dwyer, C. (2018, September 13). Symposium on Applications of Contextual Integrity. Applying Contextual Integrity to the Cambridge Analytica Case. Princeton University Center for Information Technology Policy Cornell Tech Digital Life Initiative, Princeton University

O'Callaghan, S., Dwyer, C., Walker, J. & Elson, R. (2018, August 6). American Accounting Association Annual Meeting. Introduction of Cyber Security into the Auditing Classroom. American Accounting Association, Washington, D.C.

Dwyer, C. (2018, March 23). Computer Security and Industrial Cryptography (COSIC). Motivating Safer Security and Privacy Practices. University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

O'Callaghan, S., Walker, J., Calloway, L., Dwyer, C. & Elson, R. (2017, October 12). Global Business Conference. Assessing Perceived Digital Literacy Between Computer Science Majors and Information Systems Majors: A Pilot Study. Institute for Global Business Research, Las Vegas, Nevada

Dwyer, C., O'Callaghan, S., Juneja, C., Rollins, P., Kanguri, A. & Wasan, H. (2016, May 1). Pace University Research Day. Gone in 200 Milliseconds : The Challenge Of Blocking Malvertising. Provost, Pace University, Pace University, NY campus

O'Callaghan, S., Calloway, L., Walker, J., Elson, R. & Dwyer, C. (2016, January). Digital Literacy: A Study of the Difference in Digital Literacy Between Accounting Majors And Other College Majors in New York City. Jamaica

Calloway, L. & Dwyer, C. (2015, November 2). Education Special Interest Group (EDSIG). Vocabularies for Describing Digital Media. American Association for Information Systems, Wilmington, NC

Dwyer, C., O'Callaghan, S., Juneja, C., Martini, A. & Rollins, P. (2015, November 1). Academy of Business Disciplines. Application of the COSO Internal Control Framework to the Department of Defense Cyber Strategy. Academy of Business Disciplines, Fort Myers, FL

Dwyer, C. (2015, May 28). Seidenberg School Advisory Board. Web Application Security Challenges.

Klein, A. G., Lassman, K. A., Cantarella, L. V., Dory, J. & Dwyer, C. (2015, May 14). The Pace Faculty Institute. Towards Technically Fluent Graduates. Pace University, New York, NY

Dwyer, C., O'Callaghan, S., Juneja, C., Martini, A., Pingle, N. & Rollins, P. (2014, May 1). Pace University Research Day. Web Application Security: Setting Controls and Evaluating Results. Provost, Pace University, Pace University, NY campus

RESEARCH INTEREST


Online Privacy and the Law; Web application security; Social Media; Green Information Systems

Grants, Sponsored Research and Contracts

Dwyer, C. (2014, January 1). Use of Social Media and Cancer Treatments.
Boehringer Ingelheim , Private , $48,000.00 . Funded,This study will apply text mining techniques to develop a taxonomy of topics discussed on social media sites related to the use of drugs in cancer treatment.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • Open Web Application Security Project [member] , June 25 , 2015
    Web application security development organization
  • Future Energy Business & Energy Informatics [Member, Program Committee] , January 2014
  • iOS Developer University Program , January 2013
  • Academy of Business Disciplines [Member, Advisory Board] , January 2012
  • IBM Academic Alliance , January 2012
  • International Conference on Information Systems [Associate Editor] , January 2012
  • SAP University Alliance , January 2012
  • Americas Conference on Information Systems [Track Chair] , January 2011
  • European Conference on Information Systems [Associate Editor] , January 2011
  • International Journal of Business Intelligence Research [Member, Editorial Review Board] , January 2011
  • Association for Computing Machinery [Member] 2005
  • Association for Information Systems [Member] 2005
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) [Member] 2005

COLLEGE SERVICE

  • Seidenberg Representative at Graduate Admissions Fair [Committee Chair]
    Desc: Attend the Pace Graduate Fair and talk to current Pace undergrads about opportunities for graduate study at Seidenberg.
    Committee's Key Accomplishments: Strengthened connection between undergrads and graduate programs.
  • Seidenberg Graduate Information Session Presentation [Committee Chair]
    Desc: Met with prospective graduate students and introduced Pace programs.

UNIVERSITY SERVICE

  • New York Faculty Council [Second Vice Chair]
    Desc: Member of executive committee of NY Faculty Council, interfacing with university leadership, including president, provost, and chief financial officer, to represent the interests of the faculty in the governance of the university.
    Committee's Key Accomplishments: Our slate of candidates was elected unanimously.
  • TAP Workshop [Represent the faculty perspective on CDFPT.]
    Desc: This workshop is for candidates for tenure and promotion. I describing the evaluation process for CDFPT from the perspective of the faculty.
    Committee's Key Accomplishments: Explained tenure and promotion process.
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