Publications

Here are citations and links to articles that I have published. These articles encompass technology, social criticism and social psychology, and include peer-reviewed articles, case studies, commentary, and book reviews.

Chester, Timothy M. Forthcoming. "The IT–IR Nexus: Three Essentials for Driving Institutional Change and Reform through Data and Analytics" In J. Gagliardi (Eds.), The Analytics Revolution in Higher Education. Sterling, Virginia: Stylus Publishing.

Chester, Timothy M. 2016. "Early Days for Drone Use in Higher Education." EDUCAUSE Review. July 11.

Chester, Timothy M. 2015. "Leadership Lessons I Learned from Diana Oblinger." EDUCAUSE Review. May / June.

Chester, Timothy M. and C. Carver (Invited) 2014. "Working as a System for the Citizens of the State of Georgia." EDUCAUSE Quarterly Online. August.

Chester, Timothy M. (Invited) 2012. "Don't Dictate, Facilitate." Campus Technology. May 1.

Chester, Timothy M. (Invited) 2011. “Outsource the Transactional, Keep the Transformative.” EDUCAUSE Quarterly. June.

Chester, Timothy M. (Review of Phillips, Bernard and David Christner) 2011. “Saving Society: Breaking out of our Bureaucratic Way of Life.” Choice. April.

Chester, Timothy M. 2011. “Technical Skills No Longer Matter.” EDUCAUSE Review. January/February.

Chester, Timothy M. 2010. “Why We Switched to Sakai.” Campus Technology. October 6.

Chester, Timothy M. 2010. “Assessing What Faculty, Students, and Staff Expect from Information Technology Organizations in Higher Education.” EDUCAUSE Center for Applied Research. September 7.

Chester, Timothy M. 2010. “CIO Predicament: What to Do about the iPad?” Campus Technology. May 5.

Chester, Timothy M., R. Canning and J. McNayr. 2009. “Competency-Based Career Ladders for IT Professionals.” EDUCAUSE Center for Applied Research. June 30.

Chester, Timothy M. 2008. “Tips on Relieving Overloaded Email Systems while Saving Money.” CIO Magazine. April 30.

Chester, Timothy M. 2006. “A Roadmap for IT Leadership and the Next Ten Years.” EDUCAUSE Quarterly. May.

Chester, Timothy M. 2005. “Working Overseas: Implementing Technology for a Branch Campus in the Middle East." EDUCAUSE Quarterly. May.

Chester, Timothy M. 2002. “Boost Web Performance with Multithreading.” Visual Studio Magazine. November.

Chester, Timothy M. 2002. “Secure Your Web Applications.” Visual Studio Magazine. August.

Chester, Timothy M. 2002. “Improve Web Server Performance with Data Caching.” Visual Studio Magazine. February.

Chester, Timothy M. 2001. “High Performance Websites: ADO versus MSXML.” Dr. Dobbs Journal. October.

Chester, Timothy M. (Peer Reviewed) 1999. “Comprehending Competing Spheres of Social Control.” Free Inquiry in Creative Sociology. May.

Chester, Timothy M. (review of Melucci, Alberto) 1998. “The Playing Self: Person and Meaning in the Planetary Society.” Canadian Journal of Sociology. Fall.

Chester, Timothy M. (Peer Reviewed) 1997. “Towards a Sociological Model of Residential Treatment.” Journal of Psychiatry and the Law. Fall.

Chester, Timothy M. and Clasina B. Segura. (Peer Reviewed) 1997. “The Rise of the Postmodern Left.” Current Perspectives in Social Theory. 17th Edition.

Chester, Timothy M. (review of Stones, Rob) 1997. “Sociological Reasoning: Towards a Past-Modern Sociology.” Choice. January.

Chester, Timothy M. (review of Kressel, Neil J.) 1996. “Mass Hate: The Global Rise of Genocide and Terror.” Choice. December.

Chester, Timothy M. (review of Johnston, Barry V) 1996. “Pitrim A. Sorokin: An Intellectual Biography.” Choice. September.

Chester, Timothy M. (review of Aronowitz, Stanley) 1996. “Dead Artists, Live Theories and Other Cultural Problems.” Social Science Quarterly. June.

Chester, Timothy M. (review of Kimmel, Michael) 1996. “Manhood in America: a Cultural History.” Choice. April.

Chester, Timothy M. (review of Denzin, Norman K.) 1996. “Symbolic Interactionism and Cultural Studies: The Politics of Interpretation.” Humanity and Society. February.

Chester, Timothy M. (review of Kuran, Timur) 1996. “Private Truths, Public Lies: The Social Consequences of Preference Falsification.” Choice. January.

Chester, Timothy M. (review of Cashmore, Ellis) 1995. “And There Was Television.” Social Science Quarterly. December.

Chester, Timothy M. (review of Jordan, Glenn) 1995. “Cultural Politics: Class, Gender, Race and the Postmodern World.” Choice. October.

Chester, Timothy M. (review of Belliotti, Raymond) 1995. “Seeking Identity: Individualism Versus Community in an Ethnic Context.” Choice. June.