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Cynthia Marcello
Name/TitleDepartmentPhone / Office
Cynthia Marcello
Liberal Arts and Sciences
(845) 434-5750 x4322

My name is Dr. Cynthia V. Marcello. I am an MSSC-CPT certified Instructor and hold a Doctor of Management in Organizational Leadership with a specialization in Information Systems and Technology, a Master of Business Administration with a specialization in E-Business, and a Baccalaureate of Arts in Psychology. I have over 20 years of experience in the field of information systems and technology as a computer business owner, consultant, software and database developer, database administrator, data analyst and architect, instructor, subject matter expert, grant writing, course developer, researcher, and more.

Research Interests:

Workplace Bullying among IT Professionals, Game-Based Learning, Quest-Based Learning, Emotional Intelligence and Giftedness among IT Professionals, Serious Games and Emotional Intelligence

Classes Taught:

  • Computer Applications for the Legal Office
  • Logic and Problem Solving
  • Data Structures
  • Database Management
  • C++ and Object-Oriented Programming
  • Programming with Microsoft Visual Basic
  • Introduction to Game Theory
  • Advanced Gaming Methods
  • Introduction to Interactive Fiction Writing
  • Introduction to 3D Modeling and Simulation
  • Computer Applications
  • Business on the Internet
  • Introduction to Simulation and Game Development
  • Simulation and Game Development Programming I
  • Simulation and Game Development Programming II
  • e-Business (graduate level, online)
  • Operating Systems and Networking
  • Systems Analysis
  • Freshman Seminar
  • Fundamentals of Accounting
  • Information Storage Management (EMC-certified)
  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Excursions in Modern Math
  • Discrete Math
  • Management for Information Systems (graduate, undergraduate level, online)
  • Systems Administration (online)
  • Problem-Solving with Programming (online)
  • Intermediate Object-Oriented Programming (Java) (online)
  • Advanced Java (online)
  • Database Concepts
  • Design and Applications (online)
  • Information Technology in Business Management (graduate level, online)
  • Database Analysis
  • Design and Implementation (graduate level, online)
  • Relational Database Management Systems (graduate level, online)
  • Discrete Event Modeling and Process Engineering using Simio
  • Fundamentals of Programming Using Alice
  • Mobile Applications Programming
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • IT Consulting

Courses Developed

  • Business on the Internet (online)
  • Distributed Databases (graduate level, online)
  • Database Management (graduate level, online)
  • Database Design(graduate level, online)
  • Database Systems(undergraduate level, online)
  • Introduction to Networking (online)
  • Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming I (Java) (online)
  • Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming II (Java) (online)
  • Introduction to Simulation and Game Development
  • Simulation and Game Development Programming I
  • Simulation and Game Development Programming II
  • Database Management (graduate level, online)
  • New Media and Portable Devices (online)
  • Mobile Web Design (graduate level, online)
  • Introduction to Mobile Application Development (online)
  • Server-Side Scripting for the Web (PHP) (online)
  • Digital Media Senior Project (online)
  • ActionScripting and Web Development (online)
  • IT Management (online)
  • Management Information Systems (online)
  • Relational Database Management Systems (online)
  • Database Analysis, Design, and Implementation (online)
  • Enterprise Network Architecture (online)
  • Advanced Research & Study in Data Management (online)
  • Distributed Databases (online)
  • Scripting for the Web (online)
  • Ethical Hacking and Information Assurance (online)
  • Web-Based Database Systems (online)
  • Data Extraction, Transaction, and Loading (online)
  • Mobile Applications Programming
  • Logic and Problem Solving


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