Ken Armstrong

Associate Lecturer
Ken Armstrong
431 RBA
Academic Specialty
Database Architectures

B.S., General Engineering, University of Illinois (1984)
Master of Information Systems, University of Arkansas (2004)               

Areas of Expertise

Database Design
Data Mining
Data Analytics               

Ken entered academia in 2001 after successful careers in control system sales, engineering, design and then software development. Since then he has won numerous teaching awards in both face-to-face and online formats and loves working with the incredibly bright students at Florida State University. He especially enjoys teaching classes that can provide immediate value and impact in students’ lives by teaching skills that organizations value and desperately seek in today’s data-driven economy.

Selected Published Research

Armstrong, K., & Lopez, A. (2004). Outsourcing in Germany. GITMA 2004. Proceedings of the Global IT Management Association.             

Honors and Awards
  • Excellence in Online Course Design – 2015 
  • Excellence in Online Teaching – 2015
  • Excellence in Online Course Design – 2013 
  • Graduate Student Teacher of the Year – 2004 University of Arkansas
Interesting Facts

Starting outfielder for a softball team that came in 3rd in the California State Championship.