Gail Miles

College of Management and Human Potential
Doctor of Information Technology (DIT)

Dr. Miles taught Computer Science face-to-face for over 25 years starting at the University of Florida. She retired from Lenoir-Rhyne University as Professor Emerita in 2013. She taught IT online since 2000 in a variety of levels and programs. She was the Director of Online Studies for the Masters Programmes of the Department of Computer Science, University of Liverpool in the UK from 2013 to 2019. She is currently the Associate Dean of Masters programs in Information Technology, Doctor of Information Technology, PhD in Management, and Doctor of Business Administration in College of Management and Human Potential for Walden University
All of her graduate work was completed at the University of Florida (MEd, EdS, PhD, and MS).

Courses Taught

ITEC 8160 - Enterprise System Architecture

ITEC 8040 - Systems Analysis and Design

ITEC 8100 - Doctoral Mentoring

ITEC 8201 - Simulator - Global Change Initiative

ITEC 8502 - Seminar - IT System, Software, Management

ITEC 8503 - Seminar Project Management

ITEC 9000 - Doctoral Study Completion


BS, University of North Carolina: Pembroke

MEd, University of Florida

PhD, University of Florida

MS, University of Florida

Awards / Honors

James Peeler Endowed Professorship, Lenoir-Rhyne University, 2000

Roediger Distinguished Service Professorship, Lenoir-Rhyne University, 1999


Miles, G. S. (2011). Comparison of Satisfaction and Success of Traditional and Online Students in an Introductory Computer Literacy Course. Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges

Walker, D. S., Livadas, L. S., Miles, G. S. (2011). Key Influencing Factors Behind Moodle Adoption in Irish Small to Medium Sized Higher Education Colleges. European Journal of Open, Distance and e-Learning