Dr. Patrick Olson

Name: Patrick Olson, PhD

NU Rank: Professor

Location: San Jose Center

Email Address: polson@nu.edu

Phone: (408)236-1152

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Bio: Patrick C. Olson, PhD is currently a Professor of Computer Science, Information and Media Systems at National University. He earned his PhD in MoIS at the Claremont Graduate University in 1999 – with a cognate minor in Higher Education. He has an MS from USC in Systems Management with a minor in MIS. His undergraduate degree is from the University of Montana. He has been the CIO at Menlo College in the bay area where he developed, directed, and implemented enterprise-wide IP Telephony in 2000 (which included Gigabit ethernet, cabling, etc.) He has held faculty positions in MIS at the University of Nevada and Cal Poly, Pomona. He started his career in the data center at Hughes Aircraft Company in the 80s.

Presentations

  • Olson, P. (2009-05-01). Hybrid Networks and In House Expertise. Paper presented at the , Nashville, TN.
  • Olson, P. (2009-03-01). Is "Dewey's Experience Synonymous with the Current Usage of the Term?. Paper presented at the , San Diego, CA.
  • Olson, P. (2009-03-01). Toward a Taxonomy of Experience. Paper presented at the , Bridgeport, CT.
  • Olson, P. (2008-11-01). A Taxonomy on Competitiveness. Paper presented at the , Baltimore, MD.
  • Olson, P. (2008-09-01). Assessing Learning in an Asynchronous Learning Environment. Paper presented at the , Hays, KS.
  • Olson, P. (2008-05-01). Green RFID. Paper presented at the , Honolulu, HI.
  • Olson, P. (2008-05-01). Asynchronous Learning û Responding to Customer Demand. Paper presented at the , Nashville, TN.
  • Olson, P. (2008-04-01). Standard Compliance for Competitive Advantage. Paper presented at the , Baltimore, MD.
  • Olson, P. (2008-03-01). IT SECURITY AND SERENDIPITY. Paper presented at the , Brooklyn, NY.
  • Olson, P. (2008-03-01). International Standards Organization 26000: Corporate Social Responsibility. Paper presented at the , Wilmington, Ohio.
  • Olson, P. (2008-03-01). Clarifying The Cost Requirements of RFID and The Unit of Analysis Problem. Paper presented at the , San Diego, CA.
  • Olson, P. (2007-10-01). Classic Problems in Global Supply Chains: Unit of Analysis and Movement of Information. Paper presented at the , Athens, Greece.
  • Olson, P. (2007-09-01). New Media: Using Blogs and YouTube for Assignment Delivery. Paper presented at the , Hays, KS.
  • Olson, P. (2007-07-01). NETWORK NEUTRALITY û NEW NEWS OR OLD NEWS?. Paper presented at the , Orlando, FL.
  • Olson, P. (2007-05-01). Implications of the Three Worlds of IT. Paper presented at the , Nashville, TN.
  • Olson, P. (2007-04-01). Supply Chain and the Three Worlds of IT. Paper presented at the , Honolulu, HI.
  • Olson, P. (2007-04-01). RFID and Standards. Paper presented at the , Denver, CO.
  • Olson, P. (2007-03-01). RFID and EDI. Paper presented at the , Baltimore, MD.
  • Olson, P. (2007-03-01). Managing Enterprise Systems using Baldrige Criteria. Paper presented at the , Las Vegas, NV.
  • Olson, P. (2007-03-01). RFID and Privacy. Paper presented at the , San Diego, CA.
  • Olson, P. (2006-07-01). Reviewing Peer Review. Paper presented at the , Orlando, FL.
  • Olson, P. (2006-07-01). Diffusion of IP Telephony in Undergraduate Private Colleges. Paper presented at the , Orlando, FL.
Dr. Patrick Olson

Contact Information

Dr. Patrick Olson

College: College of Professional Studies

Department: Computer Science and Information Systems

Academic Program Director: Master of Science in Management Information Systems

polson@nu.edu

(408) 236-1152

San Jose Campus

Education

Claremont Graduate University - PHD - Management Information Systems