James N. Smith, D.B.A., CISSP Assistant Professor (954) 262-2077 James.Smith@nova.edu
Research Areas: His research interests focus, at the macro level, on how organizational and public policy affect change in the cybersecurity environment and, on the individual level, on how emerging neuro information systems methods can be applied to the security field.
Prior to joining the faculty at NSU, James N. Smith has spent his career bridging the corporate and academic worlds. For 18 years, he served in a variety of positions, both in private industry and as a civilian contractor for the U.S. Army’s Network Enterprise Technology Command (NETCOM) as a Microsoft Subject Matter expert. His industry career culminated as a corporate Director of Information Technology. In addition to his industry experience he taught various security and networking courses first at Georgia Southern University and later at Mercer University prior to completing his doctorate at Kennesaw State University. Dr. Smith also serves in various corporate board capacities.