Educational BackgroundDoctorate of Education, Administrative & Policy Studies, University of Pittsburgh, 1991Master of Science, Business Education, Robert Morris College, 1981Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Business Education, Robert Morris College, 1979
Professional BackgroundRobert Morris University since 1986.University of Pittsburgh, Computer Learning Center, 1983-1986.Cornell Senior High School, Business Teacher, 1980-1983.
Area of Expertise/ResearchInformation TechnologyWomen in CISOverview of the Research ProcessInstructional DesignProfessional Communication
PublicationsCellante, D., Kavanaugh, L. & Mishra, S. (April 2014). Perceptions of incoming students regarding the information technology/computing major: An exploratory study. 2014 Business Education Research Conference held in conjunction with National Business Education Association Convention.Cellante, D. & Donne, V. (Fall 2013). A program evaluation process to meet the needs of English language learners. Education, Vol. 134, No. 1, pgs. 1-8.Mishra, S., Kavanaugh, L. & Cellante, D. (October 2013). Strategies to encourage females beginning in middle school and high school to participate in the computing field. Issues in Information Systems (IASIS), Vol. 14, Issue 1, pgs. 251-259.Cellante, D. & Graham, J. (February 2012). A model for integrating communication "soft" skills into the business education curriculum. BUSINESS EDUCATION FORUM, Vol. 66, No. 3, pp. 31-33, 50.Cellante, D. (Winter 2011). Basic business/economics: A graduation requirement for all students. National Teacher Education Journal, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 21-24.Wrote Chapter 28: Role of Consumers in a Market Economy for Ryan, J., Managing Your Personal Finances, South-Western Publishing, 2009.Represented Pennsylvania at the Educational Testing Service Multi-State Standard Setting for Business Education in New Jersey.NABTE Review Editorial Board
Presentations2012 - The new face of business education. National Association for Business Teacher Education.2011 - A model curriculum for financial literacy in high schools in Pennsylvania. National Association for Business Teacher Education.2011 - Mobile technology in education. Proceedings of the Society of Information Technology and Teacher Education.