Cybersecurity for Science Information (CSI): Developing Workforce Proficiency

May 1st, 2013 - April 30th, 2014 | PROJECT

The cybersecurity workforce is one of the most critical employment sectors in the country. The Cybersecurity for Science Information (CSI): Developing Workforce Proficiency project brings together the University of Tennessee (UT) and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) to develop plans for curriculum and research opportunities that will provide students with knowledge and hands-on experiences to confront today's ever-changing cybersecurity challenges. For this planning grant, UT and ORNL will collaborate with the University of New Mexico Library and the Los Alamos National Laboratory to develop a detailed recruitment strategy; blueprints of cybersecurity educational modules; a platform for sustainable curriculum design; and a strategy for ongoing assessment The project will also identify additional stakeholder groups.

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Team Members

Suzanne Allard, Principal Investigator, University of Tennessee


Funding Source: IMLS
Award Number: RE-55-13-0044-13
Funding Amount: 49070


Audience: General Public | Museum | ISE Professionals | Undergraduate | Graduate Students
Discipline: Computing and information science | General STEM | Technology
Resource Type: Project Descriptions
Environment Type: Laboratory Programs | Library Programs | Museum and Science Center Programs | Public Programs