Robert Shields

Robert Shields, Ed.D.

Director of Curriculum Development / Assistant Professor of Computer Information Technology

Office Phone: (951) 343-2175
Email: rshields@calbaptist.edu
Department: Business
Office Location: Tyler Plaza, Ste. 200
Office Hours: By Appointment


Degree Major Emphasis Institution Date
Ed.D. Educational Leadership California State University at Fullerton 2017
M.A. Educational Technology Pepperdine University 2003
B.S. Computer Science University of North Carolina at Charlotte 2000

Additional Education

Online Teaching and Learning Program for Academic and Business Professional (Advanced Track); UCLA Extension, 2005

Quality Matters (QM) Peer Reviewer Certification, March 2017

Quality Matters (QM) Master Reviewer Certification, March 2019

Classes Taught

BUS 512 - Management Information Systems

CIS 265 - Information Systems Essentials

CIS 270 - Business IT Application

CIT 350 - Foundations of Information Systems

EDU 522 - Curriculum Theory and Development

ETC 305 - Educational Computing, Level One

ETC 510 - Research and Foundations in Educational Technology

ITM 530 - Systems Infrastructure

Academic Areas / Scholarly Interests

Computer Information Technology

Educational Technology

Management Information Systems

Quality Assurance for Online Courses

Online Course Development

Teaching Experience at Institutions Other than CBU


Research, Presentations, and Publications

Shields, R. (2017). A phenomenological study: African american male undergraduate stem majors. Dissertation (Avaliable on ProQuest).

Church Membership / Activities

Harvest Christian Fellowship:

  • Choosing God's Best Marriage Ministry (2012, 2017-Present)
  • Video Ministry (2012-2013)
  • Webcasting Ministry (2013-2017)

Community Service / Involvement

Member, Green and Orange Booster Club (Riverside Poly High School)

Interests / Hobbies / Travel / Family

Married (Jessika) with four children (Robert Jr., Jasmine, Brian, Michael)

Personal Quote / Scripture / Philosophy of Education

The name of the Lord is a strong tower; the righteous run to it and are safe.

Proverbs 18:10