PhD, Nova Southeastern University; MA, Western New Mexico University; MBA, BS, University of Phoenix; AAS, Cochise College

Research Interests

Project management; computer networking; information systems security; database design and development


Dr. McFarland is an information technology professional, educator, and author. He has been involved as an IS director, project manager, systems analyst, database administrator, and technical consultant for various clients including IBM, American Express, Arizona Public Service Company, and Pacific Power. He joined Walden’s faculty in 2011.