Faculty Profile

Dr. Humayun Zafar

Dr. Humayun Zafar

Associate Professor
Assistant Director of Conferences and Publications, Center for Information Security Education and Director, Mobile Application Development Center
Information Systems
  • PhD - The University of Texas at San Antonio
  • MS - Rochester Institute of Technology
  • BS - St. Mary's University
hzafar@kennesaw.edu
470-578-4424
Burruss Building 453

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Research Interest
  • Information systems and cybersecurity.
Teaching Areas
  • Cybersecurity at the organizational and individual level
  • IT strategy
  • and global IS issues.
Publications
  • The Russian and Ukrainian Information Technology Outsourcing Market: Potential, Barriers and Management Considerations
  • Student Perceptions of Computer Use Ethics: A Decade in Comparison
  • Security Risk Management in Healthcare: A Case Study
  • HRIS Privacy and Security
  • Rethinking FS-ISAC: An IT Security Information Sharing Network Model for the Financial Services Sector
Presentations
  • Mobility LIVE! 2013 - Mobility and Security
  • Coles Brown Bag - Security Risk Management in Healthcare: A Case Study
  • AMCIS 2013 - A Look at Competitions in Academia: Do Cyber Defense Competitions Work?
  • DBA 9005 Career Transition Strategies - Teaching Panel
  • DBA (IS 9601) Seminar in Behavioral Research - Information Security and its Many Faces
Awards and Honors
  • Distinguished Graduate Faculty Award Winner - 2014 Distinguished Graduate Faculty Award Winner in the category of Research and Creative Activity. - June
  • University Scholar - Nominated by Justin Angel - May
  • Google Community Grants Fund via the Tides Foundation - April
  • Google Community Grants Fund via the Tides Foundation- July
  • University Scholar - Nominated by Mr. James A. Bearden - May

View the Center for Information Security Education website here.

View the Center for Mobile Application Development Center website here.