Professor of Computer Science, U.S. Military Academy at West Point
Jean R.S. Blair is a Professor of Computer Science and the EECS Distinguished Professor for Innovation at the United States Military Academy (USMA). Previously she served as the USMA’s Vice Dean, as the Director of the Computer Science Program, and as the Director of the Information Systems Engineering Program. She was a founding member of the Cyber Education Project and has been actively involved in the development of the ABET Computing Accreditation Cybersecurity Program Criteria. Her research interests include cybersecurity education and the design and analysis of algorithms for combinatorial problems. Jean holds the Ph.D. and M.S. degrees, both in computer science from the University of Pittsburgh, and a B.S. from Allegheny College.
This panel discusses the challenges and opportunities encountered when working in the rapidly growing field of cybersecurity, with an emphasis on women in the field. The panelists bring a breadth and depth of experience and leadership perspectives from industry, government, and academia. Drawing on their experiences, panelists will discuss strategies for both men and women […]