Orfalea College of Business, Cal Poly
Patricia McQuaid, PhD, CISA, is Professor of Information Systems in the Orfalea College of Business at California Polytechnic State University. Her research interests include software quality and software testing. She is an associate editor of the Software Quality Professional (SQP) journal of the ASQ, a member of IEEE, and a member of the Project Management Institute. She is Program Chair for the next World Congress for Software Quality, 7WCSQ, to be held in Lima, Peru in March 2017; sponsored by the Software Division of ASQ, JUSE, and the International Software Quality Institute.