Stephen Lackey, Ph.D. (Candidate)

Instructor, Computer Science

Office: Albany Campus, Froman Hall 104

Degree Information

B.A., Union College, Modern Languages and Economics, 1990

M.P.A., University at Albany, Decision and Policy Sciences, 1995

Ph.D., (Candidate), University at Albany, Information Sciences

Courses Taught

Object Oriented Programming in Java (CSI 226)
Data Structures (CSI 326)

Prior Courses Taught

Fundamentals of Information Technology (Graduate and Undergraduate), Management Information Systems
Networking and Communications,
Web Development


American Society of Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T)


Published Book Chapter:

Eugene Monaco, Stephen Lackey, Edward Skawinski, Rebecca Stanley and Carol Day Young. "Accessibility and Usability Issues." E-Governance and Civic Engagement: Factors and Determinants of E-Democracy. IGI Global, 2012. 128-148.

Conference Papers

ASIS&T PIM Workshop: Vancouver, BC, Canada, November 6, 2009: “Integrating Place and Time with Tasks: Adding Transportation to PIM”

CSCW PIM Workshop: Seattle, WA, USA, February 10, 2012: “Improving Goal Completion: Tagging Locations and Tasks”

Conference Presentations

NTIR Conference: State University at Albany, May 2011: “Integrating Place and Time with Tasks: Supporting the Student Commuter”

NTIR Conference: State University at Albany, May 2009: “Alternative Transportation for Community College Students”

Conference Posters

NTIR Conference: State University at Albany, May 2006: “Task-Driven Schematic Maps to Aid Pedestrian Navigation”

Research Interests

  • e-Learning
  • Social and Mobile Computing
  • Computer Supported Collaborative Work
  • Personal Information Management
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Physical Computing 

Industry Experience

Stephen worked as a business analyst and application developer for nine years in the Greater New York City region in the areas of financial, project management, and human-resource information systems, at Columbia University, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, and a consulting practice. Internship sites have included New York State agencies (State Police, Division of Taxation and Finance) and the Research Foundation of the State University of New York.