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Paul Brian Gandel

Paul Brian Gandel

Professor

235 Hinds Hall | Phone: (315) 443-2040

pgandel@syr.edu

Overview

Paul Gandel is a professor in the School of Information Studies. 

Paul Gandel - Curriculum Vitae

Previously he served as the Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Syracuse University.  As Chief Information Officer he was responsible for all aspects for information technology and information service--computer services, voice and data networking, instructional services, business process improvement, and distance learning.  During his tenure as CIO he was instrumental in modernizing the University's technology infrastructure and IT support services to ensure that SU remain competitive with the growing demands of providing high-quality information resources for research, teaching, and student learning environments.  He was also responsible for initiating and developing the Green Data Center at Syracuse, one of the "greenest" data centers in the world. 

Before coming to Syracuse University, Gandel was Vice Provost and Dean of Libraries at University of Rhode Island. Before Rhode Island, Gandel was Associate Provost and Chief Information Officer at the Ohio University, Senior Director of Academic Computing and Associate Professor of Library Science at the University of North Texas, Supervisor of the Computing Technology Group at Bell Laboratories, Head of Media Services at the State University of New York at Plattsburgh, and Director of the Research Library at the Visual Studies Workshop in Rochester, New York. He has also done work internationally as a Senior Consultant and Interim CIO for Singapore Management University.Gandel has made presentations and published on topics related to the management of information systems, library administration and services, software engineering, and visualization of information.

Dr. Gandel has a Ph.D. in Information Studies from Syracuse University, an M.A. in Library Science from the University of Wisconsin, and an M.F.A. in Photography and B.A. in History from the State University of New York at Buffalo.

        

Research

Paul Gandel has done research on: Software engineering, Information networks, Cooperative computing environments. Computer-assisted instruction for teaching statistical concepts,  Application of multimedia expert systems for teaching and problem solving. He is currently conducting research that is examining cultural diffences in IT leadership effectiveness.

Teaching

Teaching areas include leadership for information professionals, management of information systems, information policy, and the visualization and organization of information.

Teaching


Semester Course Section Title
Fall 2018 IST614 M401 Mngmt Prncpls for Info Profess
Fall 2018 IST614 M402 Mngmt Prncpls for Info Profess
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Fall 2017 IST614 M401 Mngmt Prncpls for Info Profess
Fall 2017 IST614 M402 Mngmt Prncpls for Info Profess
Spring 2018 IST614 M403 Mngmt Prncpls for Info Profess
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Fall 2016 IST614 M801 Mngmt Prncpls for Info Profess
Spring 2017 GET487 M801 Global Tech
Spring 2017 GET687 M801 Global Tech
Spring 2017 IST614 M400 Mngmt Prncpls for Info Profess
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Spring 2016 IST614 M800 Mngmt Prncpls for Info Profess
Spring 2016 GET487 M801 Global Tech
Spring 2016 GET687 M801 Global Tech
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Fall 2014 IST880 M001 Intensive Seminar
Spring 2015 IST614 M800 Mngmt Prncpls for Info Profess
Spring 2015 GET487 M801 Global Tech
Spring 2015 GET687 M801 Global Tech
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Fall 2013 IST614 M801 Mngmt Prncpls for Info Profess
Spring 2014 GET400 M002 AsiaTech
Spring 2014 GET600 M001 AsiaTech
Summer 2014 IST880 M540 Intensive Seminar
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Fall 2012 IST614 M801 Mngmt Prncpls for Info Profess
Spring 2013 IST614 M800 Mngmt Prncpls for Info Profess
Spring 2013 GET400 M002 AsiaTech
Spring 2013 GET600 M001 AsiaTech
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Fall 2011 IST614 M801 Mngmt Prncpls for Info Profess
Spring 2012 IST614 M800 Mngmt Prncpls for Info Profess
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Fall 2010 IST614 M801 Mngmt Prncpls for Info Profess
Spring 2011 IST614 M800 Mngmt Prncpls for Info Profess