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David Bishop, D.Sc.

Adjunct Professor of Software Engineering

Office Phone: (951) 552-8630
E-mail: dabishop@calbaptist.edu
Office Location: TBD
Office Hours: Tues & Thurs 9:30 - 11:30 & 1:30 - 3:30

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
D.Sc. Information Systems Dakota State University 2014
M.S. Information Systems Dakota State University 2010
B.S. Mathematics/Computer Science Western Washington University 1987
B.A. Bible and Pastoral Studies Colorado Christian University 1984

Additional Education

State Government Leadership Excellence Certificate, University of South Dakota Graduate School, 2010


Courses Taught

EGR 320 - Software Quality Assurance and Testing
EGR 304 - Leadership Cohort
EGR 222 - Software Engineering
EGR 223 - SE Approach to Human Computer Interaction
EGR 121 - Introduction to Computer Programming C++
CIS 268 - Computer Programming Languages (Java)


Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

Agile Software Development
Software Engineering
Database Management Systems
Project Portfolio Management/Project Management


Research, Presentations, & Publications

Conference Papers:
G. Ni, D. Bishop, A. Donaldson, “Use of Online Tools in Teaching C++ Programming to Freshmen in All Engineering Majors”, Proc. the 5th Annual First Year Engineering Experience Conference (FYEE), Pittsburgh, PA, August 8-9, 2013.

Bishop, D. "Personality Theory as a Predictor for Agile Preference." Proc. of MWAIS 2013. Normal, IL: AIS, in-press.


Church Membership & Activities

Magnolia Avenue Baptist Church
* Adult Sunday School Leader


Interests & Hobbies

Mr. Bishop is married to Barb and they are blessed with four children. He enjoys fishing, cycling on the Santa Ana Bike Trail, racquetball, golf and reading.


Personal Philosophy

May God be gracious to us and bless us
and make his face shine on us—
so that your ways may be known on earth,
your salvation among all nations.
Psalm 67:1-2 NIV