Brian Bovee

Brian Bovee, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Computer Information Technology / Director of Bachelor’s Computer Information Technology / Director of Bachelor’s Cyber Security

Office Phone: (951) 343-2456
Email: bbovee@calbaptist.edu
Department: Business
Office Location: Tyler Plaza
Office Hours: Tyler Plaza


Degree Major Emphasis Institution Date
Ph.D. Information Systems - Analytics & Decision Support Dakota State University 2022
MS Information Systems Dakota State University 2020
MS Instructional Technology California State University, Chico 1995
BA Information & Comm Studies California State University, San Bernardino 1993

Additional Education

Ongoing graduate work in pursuit of a doctorate in Information Systems (Dakota State University).

Classes Taught

CIS 265 - Information Systems Essentials

BUS 512 - Management Information Systems

CIS 270 - Business IT Application

CIT 340 - Systems Analysis & Design

CIT 370 - Database Design & Processing

CIT 380 - Computer & Network Security

CIT 440 - Web Application Development

CIT 470 - Information Processing Systems

CYB 430 - Cybersecurity Forensics

CYB 440 - Cybersecurity Management

ITM 520 - Systems Security

ITM 540 - Information Systems Design

ITM 550 - Disaster Recovery Planning

Academic Areas / Scholarly Interests

Gamification, Analytics, Data Visualization, Machine Learning, Information Systems Analysis, Information Systems Design, Database Systems

Teaching Experience at Institutions Other than CBU

Adjunct Instructor - California State University, Chico (1993-1995)

Research, Presentations, and Publications

Refereed Publications

Journal Article

Bovee, B. S., Jernejcic, T., El-Gayar, O. (2020). A GAMIFICATION TECHNIQUE TO INCREASE ENGAGEMENT IN ASYNCHRONOUS ONLINE DISCUSSIONS. Issues in Information Systems, 21(2).



Bovee, B. S., El-Gayar, O., Noteboom, C., Smith, K. LEADERBOARD DESIGN PRINCIPLES INFLUENCING USER ENGAGEMENT IN AN ONLINE DISCUSSION. Western Decision Sciences Institute, Kona, HI, United States.Session. (April 5, 2022 - April 8, 2022).

Bovee, B. S., Jernejcic, T., El-Gayar, O. (Professor - Dakota State University), International Association of Computer Information Systems, "A GAMIFICATION TECHNIQUE TO INCREASE ENGAGEMENT IN ASYCNROUNOUS ONLINE DISCUSSIONS," Nashville, TN, United States. Conference. (October 7, 2020 - October 10, 2020).

Bovee, B. S., Jernejcic, T., El-Gayar, O. (Professor - Dakota State University), Americas Conference of Information Systems, "A Method for Gamifying Online Discussions," Association of Information Systems, Salt Lake City, UT, United States. Session. (August 10, 2020 - August 14, 2020).

Church Membership / Activities

Sound Ministry - Grace Covenant Church, Menifee

Community Service / Involvement

Founder, Christian Mentors, 2001-2011.

Interests / Hobbies / Travel / Family

Running, hiking, travel, and spending time with family.

Personal Quote / Scripture / Philosophy of Education

One thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead, I press on twoard the  goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus. Phil 3: 13-14