Tandon in the News

The Other Cyber Skills Gap: Educating Tomorrow’s Cisos

Fortunately for those looking to up-level their security knowledge there has been a focus in the past decade or so to offer educational options. … Founder of New York University (NYU) Tandon School of Engineering’s cybersecurity program and Associate Dean for Online Learning Professor Nasir Memon has been in the thick of cybersecurity education for the last 20 years. He sees some compelling related challenges in executive-level cybersecurity education. “First, as the CISO function is relatively nascent, we saw a demand from experienced executives for a degree that brings technology skills together with exposure to the intricate policies and regulations that exist today,” says Memon.