Dr. Corby Hovis
National Science Foundation
Corby Hovis is a program director at the National Science Foundation (NSF) in Arlington, Virginia, where he oversees the NSF-wide Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program and co-manages several grant programs in NSF's Directorate for Education and Human Resources, including the CyberCorps: Scholarship for Service (SFS) program, which provides scholarships and supports other activities to build strong educational programs in cybersecurity at colleges and universities. Dr. Hovis has also led the efforts within NSF's Advanced Technological Education (ATE) program to grow cybersecurity courses and curricula at community colleges around the nation.
Before coming to NSF in 1997, Dr. Hovis served on the faculty of Valparaiso University and, at the same time, as science editor at Encyclopædia Britannica in Chicago. He earned his graduate degrees (Ph.D., M.S., M.A.) from Cornell University and his undergraduate degree from Wake Forest University. In 2009-2010, he was an American Council on Education (ACE) Fellow in the Office of the President at The Ohio State University.
Thursday, September 19, 10:50-11:45am - The Role of NSF Advanced Technological Education (ATE) Centers in National Cybersecurity Education Efforts