J Scott Christianson

Curriculum-Vitae

Profile

Successful instructor and business owner with more than 25 years of experience in instruction, project management, and information technology. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills allow me to make productive connections among the education, business, and technical worlds.

Key Achievements

  • Recognized as a leader in applying emerging technologies in education programs and the classroom. Received the Distance Learning Leadership Award from the Missouri Distance Learning Association and several teaching awards from the Trulaske College of Business at the University of Missouri.
  • Founded a high-tech business and operated it for over 20 years. Leader in the videoconferencing industry and involved in the local business community.
  • Experienced writer and public speaker. Published a textbook, co-authored two books, published numerous articles, and made presentations at regional and national conferences.

Current Position

University of Missouri–Columbia 2014–present
Assistant Teaching Professor, Management Department. In the Robert J. Trulaske, Sr., College of Business

Plan, develop, and deliver instruction for Crosby MBA program and undergraduate courses in the management department. Demonstrated experience in measuring student learning outcomes, developing curriculum, assessing and improving student learning, and evaluating course efficacy. Developed and/or taught the following courses at the University of Missouri:

  • INTDSC 1001: Men in Business, Freshman Interest Group (FIG)
  • MGMT 3300: Business Processes and Technologies
  • MGMT 3901: Special Topics In Management (Study Abroad course)
  • MGMT 4060: Undergraduate Project Management
  • MGMT 4185: Problems in Management
  • BA 4500: Professional Development Program Internship Course
  • MGMT 4620: Undergraduate Web Development Fundamentals
  • MGMT 7410: MBA Management Information Systems
  • MGMT 7480: MBA Managerial Analytics.
  • JOUR 8054: Entrepreneurship and Media of the Future
  • MGMT 8085: MBA Problems in Management.
  • MGMT 8100: Exploring the Digital Globe
  • MGMT 8510: MBA Project Management
  • MGMT 8580: MBA Problems Course

Education

May 1999 Master of Arts in Education and Human Development, The George Washington University, Washington, DC.
Dec 1991 Bachelor of Arts in Biology, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO.

Awards

  • Raymond and Mary Ann O'Brien Excellence in Teaching Award from the Trulaske College of Business, 2017
  • Bruce and Pam Walker Outstanding Faculty Service Award from the Trulaske College of Business, 2017
  • John A. Riggs, Jr., Excellence in MBA Teaching (Elective Courses) Award from the University of Missouri, 2017. Selected by students.
  • Vanguard Teaching with Technology Award from the University of Missouri Crosby MBA program, 2017. Selected by students.
  • John A. Riggs, Jr., Excellence in MBA Teaching (Elective Courses) Award from the University of Missouri, 2016.
  • Vanguard Teaching with Technology Award from the University of Missouri Crosby MBA program, 2014. Selected by students.
  • Distance Learning Leadership Award from the Missouri Distance Learning Association, 2009
  • Top 20 Under 40 Award from the Columbia Business Times, 2007
  • Mental Health Media Award from the Missouri State Advisory Council for Comprehensive Psychiatric Services for my editorial writing in the Columbia Daily Tribune, 2006

Grants

  • Applied for and received a Technology Incentive grant of $1500 from the Trulaske Technology Committee for incorporating brain science into the classroom with "game show" activities. 2016.
  • Received a $2500 Grant from Technology Services for my project "Managing Clinical Simulation Projects," which integrated the management of projects for the Russell D. and Mary B. Shelden Clinical Simulation Center into the MGMT 8510 MBA Project Management Course. 2015.

Current Certifications

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Information Systems Security Certification Consortium, # 312420
  • Certified Videoconferencing Engineer
  • Network+, CompTIA , Career ID COMP1016626
  • Project Management Professional (PMP), Project Management Institute, #1663571

Current Professional and Volunteer Service Memberships

  • FBI InfraGuard, 2016–present
  • International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium, 2010–present
  • Project Management Institute, 2008–present

Previous Career History

Kaleidoscope Consulting, LLC 1998–2019, Founder and owner.

Kaleidoscope Consulting specialized in providing videoconferencing products and support for businesses, K–12 schools, and higher education institutions.

  • Initiated, planned, executed, and delivered complex technical projects for our clients.
  • Owned and operated VTCStream, an infrastructure as a service (IAAS) company that delivered and resold video streaming, multipoint conferencing, and hosting services to videoconferencing resellers around the world.
  • Installed and configured videoconferencing infrastructure devices and endpoints made by Polycom, LifeSize, Radvision, and Cisco as a contracted field engineer for VCAV and Video Insights. Worked on over 300 videoconferencing installation projects.

University of Missouri–Columbia 2007–2014, Adjunct Instructor, Management Department in the Robert J. Trulaske, Sr., College of Business.
Plan, develop, and deliver instruction for Crosby MBA program and undergraduate courses in the management department. While teaching as an adjunct I developed and/or taught the following courses:

  • INTDSC 1001, Men in Business, Freshman Interest Group (FIG)
  • MGMT 4620, Undergraduate Web Development Fundamentals
  • MGMT 7410, MBA Management Information Systems
  • MGMT 8510, MBA Project Management

Stephens College 2008–2009, Adjunct Instructor
Responsible for planning, development, and delivery of online graduate-level courses for the Stephens College MBA program. Used a number of technologies to teach intensive eight-week courses to students around the world. Technologies included iTunes University, Blackboard, GoToMeeting, Camtasia, and iMovie. Developed and delivered the following courses:

  • Project Management, Spring 2009
  • Advanced Management Information Systems, Fall 2008

Past Professional and Volunteer Service Memberships

State Technical College of Missouri 2012–2019, Vice President, Board of Regents
Board is responsible for policy and direction for Missouri’s only public technical college. The State Technical College of Missouri has more than 35 programs and campuses in Linn and Mexico, Missouri. Work to enhance the college’s relationship with business, industry, and state government.

University of Missouri Undergraduate Curriculum Committee 2015–2017
The UCC reviews course changes and new courses after division approval to verify that the proposal does not duplicate a similar course, minor, certificate, or program already existing on the campus.

Boone County Industrial Development Authority 2005–2017, President (2005–2010), Member (2005–2017)
While on the IDA, developed a grant program to distribute IDA funds to economic development projects in Boone County. Over $160,000 was distributed through this program.

State Technical College of Missouri Presidential Search Committee 2015–2016
Committee is charged with recruiting candidates, reviewing applications, conducting interviews, and making a recommendation to the Board of Regents regarding the selection of a new president for the college.

Mid-MO Broadband Planning Team 2010–2013
Worked to provide high-speed Internet services to 95% of Missouri’s citizens.

Columbia Public Schools District Technology Committee 2010–2013
The District Technology Committee is responsible for implementing the district technology plan for the Columbia Public School system.

Columbia Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee 2003–2013

Missouri Strategic Initiative for Economic Growth 2010–2011, Central Region Planning Team
Small business representative to the SIEG, which works to chart a path for transforming the Missouri economy into a long-term, sustainable, 21st-century growth economy.

Boone County Citizen's Task Force for Postsecondary Adult and Technical Education and Training 2008–2011
As a member of this group’s executive committee, was involved in setting the direction of the task force and making presentations about the group’s work and progress to various organizations including the Columbia Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Retreat, the Chamber Education Committee, and others.

City of Columbia Internet Citizens Advisory Group 2003–2009, Vice Chair (2007–2008), Chair (2005–2007)
Appointed to membership by the Columbia City Council. Worked with city staff and ICAG members to provide feedback prior to the launch of the updated city website and to disseminate information about the new site.

Publications and Presentations

Summary

  • Book on educational telecommunications
  • Book on computer certification
  • Project management textbook
  • Five invited chapters
  • Ten refereed articles in visual science
  • Twenty-three presentations in educational technology and computer security
  • Thirteen presentations in visual science (six national, seven regional)
  • Six magazine articles
  • More than two hundred newspaper columns in the Columbia Daily Tribune

Books

  • Christianson, J. S. (2018). Project Management Fundaments. Dubuque, IA: Great River Learning.
  • Christianson, J. S., & Fajen, A. L. (1st ed.,1998; 2nd ed., 1999). Computer and Networking Professional’s Certification Guide. Alameda, CA: Sybex Publishing.
  • Hobbs, V., & Christianson, J. S. (1996). Virtual Classrooms: Educational Opportunity Through Two-Way Interactive Television. Lancaster, PA: Technomic Publishing.

Book Chapters

  • Christianson, J. S. (2000). Should you get certified? In R. Rider & R. Gradante (Eds.), Networking Complete (pp. 881–900). Alameda, CA: Sybex Publishing.
  • Christianson, J. S. (1999). Choosing the right certification for you. In Smith & E. K. Wolman (Eds.), Windows NT Complete (pp. 725–774). Alameda, CA: Sybex Publishing.
  • Wendling, D., & Christianson, J. S. (1995). Guide to online resources for the conservationist. In Rosenfeld, J., Janes, J., & Vander Kolk, M. (Eds.), The Internet Compendium (pp. 115–144). New York: Neal-Schuman.
  • Fajen, A. L, & Christianson, J. S. (1994). Education in the matrix: BBS networks. In Berge, Z., & Collins, M. (Eds.), Computer Mediated Communication and the On-Line Classroom (pp. 203–217). Cresskill, NJ: Hampton Press.
  • Stark, W. S., Christianson, J.S., Maier, L., & Chen, D. M. Inherited and environmentally induced retinal degeneration in drosophila. In Anderson, R. E., Hollyfield, J. G., & LaVail, M. M. (Eds.), Retinal Degenerations (pp. 61–75). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

Refereed Articles

  • Katz, M. L., Christianson, J. S., Gao, C. L., & Handelman, G. J. (1994). Iron-induced fluorescence in the retina: Dependence on vitamin A. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science,35, 3613–3624.
  • Katz, M. L., Christianson, J. S., Norbury, N. E., Gao, C. L., Siakotos, A. N., & Koppang, N. (1994.) Lysine methylation of mitochondrial ATP synthase subunit-C stored in tissues of dogs with hereditary ceroid-lipofuscinosis. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 269 (13), 9906–9911.
  • Brown, G., Chen, D. M., Christianson, J. S., Lee, R., & Stark, W. S. (1994). Receptor demise from alteration of glycosylation site in drosophila opsin: Electrophysiology, microspectrophotometry and electron microscopy. Visual Neuroscience, 11, 619–628.
  • Katz, M. L., Stientjes, H. J., Gao, C. L., & Christianson, J. S. (1993). Iron-induced accumulation of lipofuscin-like fluorescent pigment in the retinal pigment epithelium. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 34, 3161–3171.
  • Stark, W. S., Sun, G. Y., Lin, T. N., Brackhahn, D., & Christianson, J. S. (1993). Fatty acids in the lipids of drosophila heads: Effects of visual mutants, carotenoid deprivation and dietary fatty acids. Lipids, 28, 345–350.
  • Stark, W. S., Sun, G. Y., Lin, T. N., Brackhahn, D., & Christianson, J. S. (1993). Phospholipids in drosophila heads: Effects of visual mutants and phototransduction manipulations. Lipids, 28, 23–28.
  • Chen, D. M., Christianson, J. S., Sapp, R. J., and Stark, W. S. (1992). Visual receptor cycle in normal and period mutant drosophila: Microspectrophotometry, electrophysiology and ultrastructural morphometry. Visual Neuroscience, 9, 125–135.
  • Sapp, R. J., Christianson, J. S., Maier, L., Studer, K. and Stark, W. S. (1991). Carotenoid replacement therapy in drosophila: Recovery of membrane, opsin and rhodopsin. Experimental Eye Research, 53, 73–79.
  • Sapp, R. J., Christianson, J. S. and Stark, W. S. (1991). Turnover of membrane in visual receptors of normal and mutant drosophila. Journal of Neurocytology, 20, pp. 597–608.
  • Stark, W. S., Schilly, D., Christianson, J. S., Bone, R. A., & Landrum, J. T. (1990). Photoreceptor specific efficiencies of ß-carotene, zeaxanthin and lutein for photopigment formation deduced from receptor mutant drosophila melanogaster. Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 166, 429–436.

National Convention Presentations

  • Zamora, O., Christianson, J. S., & Khvorost, T. (2019, June 20). Teaching emerging technologies via the interactive methods. Presented at DisCo 2019: E-Learning Conference – Unlocking the Gate to Education around the Globe, Prague, Czech Republic.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2002). Information security is a process, not a product: How to protect your school network from viruses, hackers, and other threats. Presented at the Consortium for School Networking, Washington, DC.
  • Christianson, J. S., & Hobbs, V. M. (1995). Education in rural Missouri via two-way interactive television: Evaluation of learning and technology. Presented at the American Association for the Advancement of Science, Atlanta, GA.
  • Christianson, J. S., Gao, C., & Katz, M. L. (1993). Iron-induced fluorescence in the retina is dependent on vitamin A. Investigation Ophthalmology and Visual Science Supplement, 34. Presented at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Sarasota, FL.
  • Stark, W. S., Brown, G., Hombs, D., Christianson, J. S., & White, R. (1992). Carotenoid replacement in drosophila: Freeze-fracture. Neuroscience Abstracts, 18. Presented at the Society for Neuroscience, Anaheim, CA.
  • Chen, D. M., Christianson, J. S., Brown, G., & Stark, W. S. (1992). Receptor demise from alteration of glycosylation site in drosophila opsin. Investigation Ophthalmology and Visual Science Supplement, 33. Presented at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Sarasota, FL.
  • Chen, D. M., Christianson, J. S., Sapp, R. J., and Stark, W. S. (1990). Circadian facets of sensitivity, rhodopsin & rhabdomere in drosophila. Neuroscience Abstracts, 1990, 16. Presented at the Society for Neuroscience, St. Louis, MO.
  • Sapp, R. J., Stark, W. S., Christianson, J. S., Maier, L., & Studer, K. (1990). Immunocytochemistry and morphometry of carotenoid replacement in drosophila. Investigation Ophthalmology and Visual Science Supplement, Presented at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Sarasota, FL.
  • Stark, W. S. Chen, D. M., Christianson, J. S., & Sapp, R. (1989). Entrainment of a circadian rhythm in the rhodopsin cycle of white and white-eyed period mutant drosophila. Investigation Ophthalmology and Visual Science Supplement, 30. Presented at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Sarasota, FL.

Regional Presentations

  • Christianson, J. S. (2017, May 17). Using print anything 3D printing in your class. Presented at the MU Celebration of Teaching, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2015). Using Wordpress to create a public self-study LMS: Report on Project Management Ninja. Presented at the MOREnet Annual Conference, St. Louis, MO.
  • Christianson, J. S. and Slaughter, J. (2007). High definition videoconferencing: Making it work for you. Presented at the Annual Missouri Distance Learning Association conference, Lake Ozark, MO.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2007). An introduction to high definition videoconferencing. Presented at the annual Higher Education Learning and Information eXchange (HELIX) conference, Lake Ozark, MO.
  • Read, S. J. and Christianson, J. S. (2006). The top ten things you should know about parent engagement. Presented at the Missouri Association for Rural Education, Lake Ozark, MO.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2004). Streaming and archiving H.323 Video. Presented at the annual Missouri Distance Learning Association conference, Springfield, MO.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2004). Streaming and Archiving H.323 Video. Presented at the annual Higher Education Learning and Information eXchange (HELIX) conference, Lake Ozark, MO.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2003). Lessons from ten years of I-TV. Presented at the annual Missouri Distance Learning Association conference, St. Louis, MO.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2003). Linux on the desktop. Presented at the annual Higher Education Learning and Information eXchange (HELIX) conference, Lake Ozark, MO.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2002). Introduction to honeypots. Presented at the MOREnet Security Symposium, Columbia, MO.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2002). Network security basics. Presented at the Joint Iowa ASCD-ITEC Conference, Des Moines, IA.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2002). Keeping your files secret with encryption. Presented at the Joint Iowa ASCD-ITEC Conference, Des Moines, IA.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2002). Network security essentials. Presented at the Missouri Educational Technology Conference, Osage Beach, MO.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2002). Secure files with Pretty Good Privacy. Presented at the Missouri Educational Technology Conference, Osage Beach, MO.
  • Ervin, E., & Christianson, J. S. (2001). Taking your first steps into ITV & distance learning. Presented at the Missouri Educational Technology Conference, Osage Beach, MO.
  • Ervin, E., & Christianson, J. S. (2001). Maximizing your ITV investment. Presented at the Missouri Educational Technology Conference, Osage Beach, MO.
  • Jeffries, M., & Christianson, J. S. (1998). Introducing MODLA! Presented at the RCET Southwest Annual Conference, Springfield, MO.
  • Christianson, J. S., & Lenz, J. (1997). The search for intelligent life on the Internet. Presented at the Midwest Education and Technology Conference, St. Louis, MO.
  • Lenz, J., & Christianson, J. S. (1996, October). Status and future of the virtual classroom I: The two-way I-TV classroom. Presented at the DESE Educational Technology Conference, Lake Ozark, MO.
  • Christianson, J. S., & Hobbs, V. M. (1996, October). Status and future of the virtual classroom II: Implementing an I-TV network. Presented at the DESE Educational Technology Conference, Lake Ozark, MO.
  • Christianson, J. S., & Lenz, J. (1996). Two-way interactive television in Missouri: Status and future of the virtual classroom. Presented at the Regional Consortium for Educational Technology Conference, St. Louis, MO.
  • Christianson, J. S., Lenz, J., & Hobbs, V. M. (1996). Integrating interactive educational telecommunications. Presented at the Missouri Research and Education Network (MORENet) Conference, Columbia, MO.
  • Stiles, W., Christianson, J. S, & Jefferies, M. (1994). Interactive television: Creating opportunities for students. Presented at the Quest for Quality in Education Conference, Lake Ozark, MO.
  • Brown, G., Stark, W. S., Hombs, D., Christianson, J. S., & White, R. (1992). Freeze fracture analysis of carotenoid replacement in drosophila visual receptors. Presented at the 15th Annual Meeting of Midwest Neurobiologists, Columbia, MO.
  • Christianson, J. S., Brown, G., Chen, D. M., & Stark, W. S. (1991). Effects of the lack of N-linked glycosylation of opsin in the drosophila mutant Asn20. Presented at the Fourth Annual Meeting of the Heart of America Vision Group, Kansas City, KS.
  • Christianson, J. S., Stark, W. S., Sun, G., Lin, T. N., & Brackhahn, D. (1991). Analysis of phospholipids and fatty acids in heads of normal and visual mutant drosophila from the standpoint of cellular signaling. Presented at UMC Molecular Biology Week, Columbia, MO.
  • Christianson, J. S., Chen, D. M., Sapp, R. J., & Stark, W. S. (1990). Circadian facets of sensitivity, rhodopsin & rhabdomere in drosophila. Presented at the Midwest Drosophila Conference, Monticello, IL.
  • Christianson, J. S., Stark, W. S., Sapp, R. J., Maier, L., & Studer, K. (1990). Immunocytochemistry and morphometry of carotenoid replacement in drosophila. Presented at the 13th Annual Meeting of Midwest Neurobiologists, Madison, WI.
  • Stark, W. S & Christianson, J. S. (1990). Opsin gene expression: Control by vitamin A in the rat vs. fly. Presented at the 13th Annual Meeting of Midwest Neurobiologists, Madison, WI.
  • Christianson, J. S., Sapp, R. J., Chen, D. M., Zinkle, G., Maier, L., Studer, K. & Stark, W. S. (1989, October 6–7). Morphometric and related analysis of drosophila rhabdomeres. Presented at the Second Annual Meeting of the Heart of America Vision Group, Columbia, MO.

Invited Speeches and Guest Lectures

  • Christianson, J. S. (2019, April 19). Emerging technologies and the future of work. Invited lecture presented to Youth Forum, Trostianets, Ukraine.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2019, April 22). Bitcoin and blockchain. Invited lecture presented at Sumy State University, Sumy, Ukraine.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2019, April 23). Agile Project Management. Guest lecture presented in a project management course in the International Business Program, Sumy State University, Sumy, Ukraine.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2019, April 24). Accelerating innovation for the Internet of things. Invited lecture presented at Sumy National Agrarian University, Sumy, Ukraine.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2019, March 13). The blockchain game. Presented at the Quarterly meeting of the Mid-Missouri Chapter of Internal Auditors.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2018, November 2–3). The blockchain game. Presented at the Missouri Association of Accounting Educators annual meeting, Lake of the Ozarks, MO.
  • Christianson, J. S. & Sanders, C. (2017, November 9). Copy and paste hardware: How the maker movement is accelerating innovation. Presented at the Center for the Digital Globe seminar series.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2011, 2012). Unified communications and the future of business communications. Guest lecture presented in Business Communications taught by Dr. Rebecca Deneve, Columbia College.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2010). Video communications technologies: Telepresence and videoconferencing 2.0. Guest Lecture presented in Business Communications taught by Dr. Rebecca Deneve, Columbia College.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2009). Using videoconferencing in business, education and healthcare. Guest lecture presented in Business Communications taught by Dr. Rebecca Deneve, Columbia College.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2007). Managing information systems. Guest lecture presented in Advanced Hardware and Software taught by Professor Jim Thomas, Southwest Baptist University.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2006, August 12). The transformation of local and state democratic politics. Speech presented at DFA's Blue Missouri Convention.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2005). Management and implementation of emerging educational technology. Guest lecture presented in Advanced Hardware and Software taught by Professor Jim Thomas, Southwest Baptist University.
  • Christianson, J. S. (2005). The future of distance learning technology in rural Missouri. Speech presented at the Regional Distance Learning Dialogue sponsored by the Rural School and Community Trust.

Reports and Panel Presentations

  • Panelist, Trends in Global Innovation and Technology. Mid-America Trade Summit. November 15, 2018.
  • Panelist, On-Line Courses—Pros and Cons. Columbia League of Women Voters, CAT-TV program, Columbia, MO. August 14th, 2013.
  • Moderator, Using Technology to Transform Educational Delivery: MOOCs, Digital Textbooks and the Flipped Classroom. Missouri Department of Higher Education Governing Board Forum, Jefferson City, MO. 2013.
  • Panelist, MODLA on the Move. MOREnet Spring Technical Conference: Connections 2007, Lake Ozark, MO. 2007.
  • Whitepaper: DLNexus: A Real-Time Course Brokering System for Distance Learning Rational for Project Development. 2005.
  • Whitepaper: Polycom Videoconferencing Endpoint Security and Configuration. SANS Institute, 2004.
  • Whitepaper: Converting from the Grass Valley J-Series (DS-3) Codec to the Polycom VS4000 Codec. 2004.
  • Panelist, Distance Learning 101. Southwest Education and Technology Conference, Springfield, MO. 2003.
  • Panelist, Rural Educators and Collaborators: A Regional Dialogue on the Status and Future of Distance Learning in Missouri. Rural School and Community Trust, Four locations throughout Missouri. 2003.
  • Panelist, State of the State. TeleLearning Fair, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO. 1997.
  • Panel Organizer, Focus on Distance Learning. DESE Educational Technology Conference, Lake Ozarks, MO. 1997.
  • Panelist, Distance Learning: Articulation and Transfer of Credit. Is it Working? Statewide Transfer and Articulation Conference., Lake Ozark, MO. 1997.
  • Panelist, Distance Learning: Transfer and Articulation—What Does It Mean? Statewide Transfer and Articulation Conference, Lake Ozark, MO. 1996.
  • Panelist, How Do We Define and Implement Sustainable Forestry? Mobilizing Missouri Conference, Missouri Coalition for Education in the Outdoors, Potosi, MO. 1993.

Magazine Articles

  • Christianson, J. S. (1995, March). Journalists fail to link environmental problems with population. Outdoors Unlimited.
  • Christianson, J. S. (1993, Fall). Ecosystem management. Gaining Ground.
  • Christianson, J. S., & Wendling, D. (1993). Online environmentalism. The Prout Journal.
  • Christianson, J. S., & Fajen, A. L. (1993, March). Education in the matrix: The FrEdMail network. Boardwatch.
  • Christianson, J. S., & Wendling, D. (1992, December). EcoNet. Boardwatch.
  • Christianson, J. S., & Wendling, D. (1991, November). Telecom and the environment. Boardwatch.
Online Publications
  • IBM Blog : The Blockchain Game: A great new tool for your classroom, 2019.
  • The Next Web: How Alexa could save the business meeting, 2017.
  • Let's Do Video, an online publication about unified communications and collaboration
    • Securing your videoconference: Device security.
    • Securing your videoconference: Call security.
    • Verified videoconferencing test sites: 2016 edition.
    • Videoconferencing systems get spam too!
    • All bandwidth is not created equal.
    • The allegory of the meeting room.
    • Reducing user anxiety is a key to driving adoption of room-based videoconferencing systems.
    • Christianson's law of communication platforms.
    • Hardware service contracts: Should you buy or should you go?
    • Videoconferencing test sites 2017 edition.
    • A MIT-E story: Twenty-five years of videoconferencing enabled education.
    • Welcome to the meeting Alexa. AI is coming to your office.
    • Frame your space.
  • Instructables, an online publication dedicated to sharing designs and DIY instructions.
    • Bitcoin Price Ticker
    • Game Show Controller 1.0
    • RFID Stethoscope for Medical Sim

Quoted In

  • 14 Ways the World Would Be Different Without Bill Gates. (2019, Oct.) Readers Digest Online.
  • 7 Technology Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read. (2019, Oct). Forbes Online.
  • The Blockchain Game: Teaching Students about Nodes, Hashes, Smart Contracts. (2019, May). Tech Acute.
  • TinyCircuits keeps on growing. (2017, March). Crain's Cleveland Business Journal.
  • Another use for Yik Yak on campus? (2015, March). Chronicle of Higher Education.
  • Stalking videoconferencing interoperability. (2013, March). Infocomm International On-Line Reports.
  • Distance learning for all. (2012, March). Infocomm International On-Line Reports.
  • Videoconferencing goes down market. (2011, December). InAVate.
  • The state of IP-based AV control systems. (2011, October). AV Technology.
  • QR codes put businesses in touch with cell phone owners. (2011, July 22). Columbia Business Times.
  • AV and IT at a crossroads—Sound & Video Contractor. (2011, April). Sound and Video Contractor.
  • Doing business in higher education. (2011, March). ProAV.
  • Google bid sparks broadband desires. (2010, April 30).Columbia Business Times.
  • Online veterans analyze social network options. (2009, July 10). Columbia Business Times.
  • CBT Q&A: Columbia technophiles discuss communication trends. (2008, July 11). Columbia Business Times.
  • Kaleidoscope Videoconferencing makes meeting magic happen. (2008, July 11). Columbia Business Times.
  • Tech Advice: Once you go Mac, you may never go back. (2007, August 11). Columbia Business Times.

Media Appearances