Well now, isn’t this reassuring:
Laura L. Callahan, now senior director in the office of department CIO Steven Cooper, states on her professional biography that she “holds a Ph.D. in Computer Information Systems from Hamilton University.” Callahan, who is also president of the Association for Federal IRM and a member of the CIO Council, is commonly called by the title “Dr.”…
Hamilton University, according to an Internet search, is located in Evanston, Wyo. It is affiliated with and supported by Faith in the Order of Nature Fellowship Church, also in Evanston. The state of Wyoming does not license Hamilton because it claims a religious exemption. Oregon has identified Hamilton University as a diploma mill unaccredited by any organization recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
If it weren’t for the fact that so many of these diploma mills are run by religious groups I’d be more inclined to actually get me one of them fancy PhDs just so I could pretend to have a reason for people to call me “Doctor.” I knew there was some reason I didn’t feel all that secure about the Homeland Security department.
Once again found via Boing Boing.