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Dr. Dawn Piper

Dr. Dawn Piper
Adjunct Faculty

Ed.D Educational Leadership,Concentration in Higher Education Leadership, Argosy University 2015
MS Information Technology, Barry University 2007
BS Information Technology, Barry University 2002

Dr.Dawn Lydia Piper Ed.D is an Adjunct Professor at the University of The Cumberlands.

Dr. Piper has facilitated courses in Technology,Business,Engineering and Health care for approximately 25 yrs. She has facilitated multiple courses in Cybersecurity, Risk management, Informatics, Cloud Computing and Information Governance.



Doctorate, Argosy University, 2015

MS Information Technology, Barry University, 2007

BS Information Technology -Concentration System Administration, 2002


Dr. Piper is the Chief Academic Officer at a Faith based privately owned university in Florida where she plans to implement multiple initiatives. Dr. Piper is humble and exudes humility as she continues to break down barriers in the field of IT, Cloud Computing and all Computer Science Topics. Dr. Piper collaborates with US initiatives and is an advocate for multinational, multi-ethnic and multi-generational students.

Her experience includes: multiple roles in Higher Education  to include Lead Faculty, Program Manager for Information Technology, Business, Biomedical Engineering, and Architectural Design and Technology, Dean of Academics, Department Chair, Academic Administrator and currently Chief Academic Officer.

Dr. Piper is known for creating classroom diversity initiatives; student success academies, International relationships, iPad Technology, Cloud Computing, Swivel Robotics, and Cyber-security communities identify her as an innovative technology genius.

Publications/Presentations/Lectures: Dr. Piper is the co-author of “Women Breathe Again” a compilation of 17 anthologies and is also the ghostwriter for a Miami project called “I Came to Change the Culture” a True Bishop of a New York Street Rapper.


Information Technology

Management Information Systems -Health Information Systems

Management Information Systems -Business Management  Systems

Penetration  Testing

Cloud Computing

AWS Certified Solution

Cloud Development

Introduction to Computer Forensics

Mobile Forensics

Enabling Cloud Services

Risk Management & Information Systems

ITIL Service Oriented Computer Architecture

Introduction to Project Management

Computer Information Technology

E Business Technology

Final Research Project

IT Governance and Compliance

Modern Operating Systems


Embedded Systems

Final Research Project

Software Development and Management

Final Capstone Project

Computer architecture and design

Advanced Digital Design and Verilog

Travelling Information Technology & Reservation Systems

 Implementation of Risk Management 

ERM Strategies 

Susan G Komen 2002- present Miami/Ft. Lauderdale Affiliate -Vice President Board of Directors

Dissertation: “The use of iPad devices by Physicians in South Florida as a tool to produce quality outcomes for patients” Argosy University Library April 2015.

Academic Affairs Policies and Procedures Atlantis University

Student Advisement and Retention Planning -Atlantis University

Moodle Platform Training Plans - Atlantis University

Faculty Observation Plans -Atlantis University

Department Reporting Fiscal Account and Expenditures

Departmental Reporting Retention and Drop Analysis

Departmental – Recruitment and student/faculty reports

Syllabus and Curriculum Creation for Multicourse and Programs

Curriculum Development and Instructional Design -Business, IT, Engineering

 2007-2006 Faculty Search Committee Everest Institute

 2010-2011-2012-2013-2014-2015-2016 Faculty Search Committee Brown Mackie College

2012 -2016 Academic Affairs Graduate/Undergraduate Program Outcomes Brown Mackie College

2012-2016 Academic Affairs Annual Faculty Development Plans Brown Mackie College

2010-2016 Higher Education Core Curriculum Development Plans Brown Mackie College

2010-2011-2012-2013-2014-2015 -2016: Higher Education Faculty Performance Review Brown Mackie College

2014-2015-2016: Higher Education Campus Effectiveness Plan Brown Mackie College

2012-2013-2014-2015-2016: Faculty Observations Plan Brown Mackie College

2012-2016 Faculty Search Committee Brown Mackie College

2012-2013-2014-2015-2016 Student Retention Plan -Brown Mackie College

2013-2014-2015-2016-Student Success Plan Brown Mackie College

2013- 2014- 2015-2016 Student Persistence and Retention Brown Mackie College 

2009-20010-2013-| McGraw Hill Companies, Debates on Educational Issues /Clashing Views Sixteenth Edition