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ABOUT CIS

The NKU Center for Information Security (CIS) is a multidisciplinary center for information security research and education. NKU has been designated as a National Center for Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense by the National Security Agency and U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

The CIS has four missions:

• Support NKU’s academic departments in the development of high quality
educational programs in cybersecurity.
• Offer high value events and symposia to both educators and professionals.
• Facilitate research that contributes to the theory and practice of information security.
• Perform cybersecurity outreach to both educational and professional organizations.



October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month

LEARN MORE

NKU was the first institution in Kentucky to be designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense (CAE CD), preparing students to deal with the cyber security challenges businesses and government face on a daily basis.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Education
Events/
Training
News
NKU Cyber Defense Team
Research
Resources

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

OUR PEOPLE

 
James Walden Ph.D
Associate Professor, CIS Director
GH 526
859-572-5571
 
Frank Braun, D.M.
Assistant Professor
GH 567
859-572-6959
 
Alina Campan, Ph.D
Associate Professor
GH 530
859-572-7721
 
Chris Christensen
Professor of Mathematics
ST 353
 
 
Maureen Doyle, Ph.D
Associate Professor
GH 500D
859-572-5468
 
Greg DeBlasio, Ph.D
Associate Professor Public Relations, Public Relations Program Director
GH 442
859-572-6317
 
Charles Frank Ph.D
Professor
GH 510
859-572-5320
 
Wei Hao Ph.D
Associate Professor
GH 518
859-572-5659
 
Yi Hu, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
GH 461
859-572-7739
 
Vijay Raghavan Ph.D
Associate Professor
GH 549
859-572-6358
 
Marius Truta Ph.D
Associate Professor
GH 575
859-572-7551
 
Xiaoni Zhang Ph.D
Associate Professor
GH 569
859-572-6408