John B. Nicholas, Ph.D.

John B. Nicholas, Ph.D.

Title: Professor, Computer Information Systems
Dept/Program: Business and Information Technology
Office: Polsky M184-C
Phone: 330.972.2563
Fax: 330.972.8876


Professor John Nicholas joined the faculty of CAST and the Department of Business Technology - Computer Information Systems at the University of Akron in Fall 2009. He was previously a part-time faculty member and technician in the Department of Engineering & Science Technology in CAST.

In 2008, Professor Nicholas received the Outstanding Part-time Faculty Award (Dept. of Engineering & Science Technology, CAST) and became a member of Pi Lambda Theta (Beta Lambda Chapter, International Honor Society for Graduate Level Education Majors). 


  • Ph.D., Curricular and Instructional Studies, The University of Akron
  • M.S., Technical Education, The University of Akron
  • B.S., Electronic Engineering Technology, The University of Akron