BA from Ohio State University, 1980
Jim Veneziano (alias "Mister V") has been working in higher education for 18 years and in education and training in other arenas for an additional 10 years. He has a broad career history including U.S. Navy submarine weapons officer and nuclear weapons security officer, Navy instructor, defense program analyst, entrepreneur, lead library information technologist, IT department head, and video producer. Since starting at DU in 1993, he has held positions as department coordinator, interim academic dean, and associate department chair. Jim is enrolled in a doctoral program in IT Management at Capella University. He emphasizes the importance of professionalism above all else in the classroom and enjoys bringing in his own and other real-world experiences to facilitate the learning process.