Dale Lunsford, Ph.D.

Dale Lunsford, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Human Capital Development


Gulf Park Campus

WLPI 104

Phone:(228 )214-3429

Doctor of Philosophy
The Ohio State University
Major Field: Management Information Systems
Minor Fields: Cognitive Psychology and Statistics

Master of Arts, Management Information Systems
The Ohio State University

Bachelor of Science in Business, Management Information Systems
Wright State University
Summa Cum Laude

Teaching Interests

  • Survey Design (HCD 755)
  • Analysis, Interpretation, and Reporting Research Results (HCD 760)
  • Statistics in Human Capital Development (HCD 635)
  • Research in Workforce Training and Development (WTD 675)

Research Interests

Research and Quantitative Methods: 

  • Quantitative, Qualitative, and Mixed Methods in HRD Research
  • Factors Influencing Students’ Persistence and Performance.
  • Knowledge Management and Representation.

Training and Technologies:

  • eTextbook Adoption Preferences among College Students and Adult Learners.
  • Emerging-technologies Training and Education.


  • Privacy, Trust, Security, and Willingness to Adopt New Technologies.


Limbu, Y.B., Wolf, M., and Lunsford, D.L., Perceived Ethics of Online Retailers and Consumer Behavioral Intentions: The Mediating Roles of Trust and Attitude, Journal of Research in Interactive Marketing, 6(2), 2012, 133-154.

Lunsford, D.L. and Collins, M.R., The CRUD Security Cube: A Tool for Ensuring Information Security, Privacy, and Access Control, Journal of Business and Economic Perspectives, 38(2), 2012, 124-135.

Limbu, Y.B., Wolf, M., and Lunsford, D.L., Consumers’ Perceptions of Online Ethics and Its Effects On Satisfaction and Loyalty, Journal of Research in Interactive Marketing, 5(1), 2011, 71-89.

Lunsford, D.L., Virtualization Technologies in Information Systems Education, Journal of Information Systems Education, 20(3), 2009, 339-348.

Lunsford, D. L. and Robbins, W. A., Cyber-Criminals and Data Sanitization: A Role for Forensic Accountants, The Forensic Examiner, 14(2), Summer 2005, 50-54.

Lunsford, D. L., Robbins, W. A., and Bizarro, P., Protecting Information Privacy When Retiring Old Computers: Advice for the Unsuspecting, CPA Journal, 74(7), July 2004, 60-62.

Ingram, R.W. and Lunsford, D.L., Developing an E-Commerce System Using Active Server Pages, Journal of Information Systems, 17(1), Spring 2003, 135-156.

Ingram, R.W. and Lunsford, D.L., Implementing a Web-Based System Using Open-Source Software, Review of Business Information Systems, 5(4), Fall 2001, 77-87.

Lunsford, D.L., A Senior Level AIS Course Based on the AICPA’s Top-Ten Technology Issues, Review of Business Information Systems, 5(4), Fall 2001, 43-50.

Lunsford, D.L., Ethical Judgments: Does Gender Matter? Teaching Business Ethics, 4 (1), February, 2000, 1-22.

Lunsford, D.L., Exploring Students' Perceptions of the Web as an Information Source, Journal of Educational Technology Systems, 27 (4), 1998-99, 337-347.

Curriculum Vitae