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Ambareen Siraj

2018 Academic Leadership of the Year

Ambareen Siraj, Ph.D. was a fellow in New America's Cybersecurity Initiative. She is the director of the NSA/DHS accredited Cybersecurity Education, Research, and Outreach Center at Tennessee Tech University (TTU) and associate professor with the department of computer science at TTU. She is also founder and chair of the Women in Cybersecurity (WiCyS) Initiative. Her research is in the areas of situation assessment in network security, secure communication in smart grid, and security education. She holds a Ph.D. in computer science with a concentration in information assurance from Mississippi State University. She is the program director of NSA/NSF Gen Cyber Camps at TTU. She leads several NSF Projects including “Tennessee Cybercorps: A Hybrid Program in Cybersecurity.”

The Colloquium recognizes that the protection of information and infrastructures that are used to create, store, process, and communicate information is vital to business continuity and security. The Colloquium's goal is to work together to define current and emerging requirements for information assurance education and to influence and encourage the development and expansion of information assurance curricula, especially at the graduate and undergraduate levels.

24th Colloquium

FREE online sessions will be held Fall 2020.

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Recent Posts

  • 02 July 2020 2020 NICE Conference and Expo Goes Virtual As The Colloquium moves forward with online sessions this Fall (details forthcoming), the National Initiative for Cyber Security Education announces a new virtual format for the 2020 NICE Conference and…
  • 12 June 2020 24th Colloquium - Annual Awards In 2000, The Founders Award was the first award given by The Colloquium to a nationally recognized "thought leader" and practitioner of Information Security education. Eleven years later, The Colloquium…