Faculty Profile

Dr. Michael Whitman

Dr. Mike Whitman

Full Professor
Executive Director, Center for Information Security Education
Information Systems
  • PhD - Auburn University, AL
  • MBA - Auburn University, AL
  • BSBA - Auburn University, AL
mwhitman@kennesaw.edu
470-578-3568
Burruss Building 484

Certifications
  • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • ABET Information Systems Program Evaluator
Publications
  • Student Perceptions of Computer Use Ethics: A Decade in Comparison
  • An Identification and Evaluation of Information Security and Assurance Research Outlets
  • Hands-on Information Security Lab Manual, Fourth Edition
  • URL Manipulation and the Slippery Slope: The Case of the Harvard 119 Revisited
  • Information Security Governance for the Non-Security Business Executive
Presentations
  • 2013 Metro Atlanta ISSA Conference - Industry Engagement and the Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition
  • 2013 Information Security Curriculum Development Conference - Curriculum Development and Sharing ‐ Expectations of the Centers of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance & Cyber Defense
  • 2012 Information Security Curriculum Development Conference - Designing Effective Security Coursework
  • 2011 Information Security Curriculum Development Conference - Designing Effective Security Coursework
  • Course Technology Annual Conference - Implementing Effective Information Security Curriculum
Awards and Honors
  • Information Security Educator of the Year - Colloquium for Information Systems Security's Educator of the Year - June 2012
  • MSIS Distinguished Service Award
  • University Distinguished Professor Nominee
  • Distinguished Scholarship Award Nominee
  • Distinguished Teaching Award Nominee

View the Center for Information Security Education website here.