- Associate Professor
- Paul H. Chook Department of Information Systems and Statistics
- (646) 312-3367
Ferns, B., Emelianova, O. & Sethi, S.P. “In His Own Words: The Effectiveness of CEO as Spokesperson on CSR-Sustainability Issues – Analysis of Data from the Sethi CSR Monitor”. Corporate Reputation Review. 11(2), Summer 2008. 116-129.
Leonard, N.R., Gwadz, M.V., Cleland, C.M., Vekaria, P.C., & Ferns, B. “Maternal substance use and HIV status: Adolescent risk and resilience”. Journal of Adolescence, 31, 2008, 389-405.
Coursen, D. & Ferns, B. “Modeling participant flows in human service programs”. Journal of Technology in Human Services, 22(4), 2004, 55-71
Leonard, N.R., Lester, P., Rotheram-Borus, M.J., Mattes, K., Gwadz, M., and Ferns, B. “Successful Recruitment and Retention of Participants in Longitudinal Behavioral Research”. AIDS Education and Prevention: An Interdisciplinary Journal, 15(3), 2003, 269-281
Ferns, W. J., Dologite, D. G., Mockler, R. J. & Pfeffer, R. “An Expert System for Juvenile Delinquency Disposition Advisement”, accepted by Applied Artificial Intelligence, to be published in 1996, 44 pages.
Lifenet: A Knowledge-based DSS Tool for the Risk Assessment of Adolescent Suicide, Expert Systems with Applications, 9(2), 1995, pp. 165-176.
Ferns, W.J. & Mowshowitz, A. “Knowledge-Intensive Systems in the Social Service Agency: Anticipated Impacts on the Organization”, accepted by AI & Society, to be published in 1996, 40 pages.
Rotheram-Borus, M.J., Walker, J.U., and Ferns, W.J. “Suicidal Behavior Among Middle-Class, Midwestern Adolescents Who Seek Crisis Services”, Journal of Clinical Psychology, 52(2), 137-143.
DiMartino, D.J., Ferns, W.J., & Swacker, S. “CDROM Search Techniques of Novice Users: Is the English-as-a-Second-Language Student at a Disadvantage?”, Journal of the Association of College and Research Libraries, 56(1), January 1995, pp. 49-59.
Dologite, D.G., Ryan, S.G. & Ferns, W.J. “The Undergraduate Introductory Computer Course: A Comparison of Advanced Students With Other Students”, The Journal of Computer Information Systems, 31(2), Winter 1990-1991, pp. 50-55.
Top Twenty for 1995, American Library Association’s Library Instruction Round Table, for “CD-ROM Search Techniques of Novice Users: Is the English-as-a-Second-Language Student at a Disadvantage?”
Best Application Paper Award, Decision Sciences Institute Annual Meeting, for “Juvenile Delinquent Legal Advisement: Development of an Expert System Prototype,” 1993.
Kenneth B. Clark and Mamie Phipps Clark Fellowship, CUNY, 1990-91.
Teaching Excellence Awards, Baruch College School of Business and Public Administration, 1991, 1992, 1993.