Brett J. L. Landry is the College's Associate Dean for Academic Operations, Ellis Endowed Chair of Technology Management, Director for the Center for Cybersecurity Education and Associate Professor of Cybersecurity. Before joining the University of Dallas, he was at the University of New Orleans and prior to that worked in IT and Cybersecurity in both the public and private sectors.
Dr. Landry earned his PhD from Mississippi State University and is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), and a Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH). His information security expertise includes risk management, disaster recovery, technology education, and change management.
Dr. Landry's research includes numerous journal and conference articles in management, information technology, and Cybersecurity including the Communications of the ACM, IEEE's Journal of Education Research in Computing, and ISC2's Information Security Journal, and lectures domestically and internationally on IT and cybersecurity issues.
Dr. Landry has been instrumental in the College's accreditation efforts, the graduate business MS in technology programs, university technology initiatives, and is responsible for the University of Dallas's certification as a national center of academic excellence in information Assurance by the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS).