Chair, Computer and Information Sciences Department, Towson University
Sidd Kaza, Ph.D., is the Chairperson of the Computer and Information Sciences Department at Towson University. He received his doctorate in Management Information Systems from the University of Arizona. His interests lie in cybersecurity education, learning sciences, data mining and application development. Kaza’s work has been published in top-tier journals and conferences such as Decision Support Systems, IEEE Transactions, ACM Transactions, Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, as well as various international conferences, and has been funded by the National Science Foundation, Department of Defense and the Maryland Higher Education Commission.
ABET just accredited the first programs in cybersecurity in the 2017-18 cycle. Come hear representatives from the first four accredited cybersecurity programs discuss major features of their curriculum, their motivation for participating in the initial accreditation, the effort needed to prepare for accreditation, and the benefits anticipated both for their programs and the larger community […]