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Maurice Dawson
Works at University of Missouri-St. Louis
Attended Colorado Technical University
Lives in St. Louis, MO
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Colorado Technical University (CTU), a leading provider of higher education for career-motivated students, announced today that the National Security Agency (NSA) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) have designated the university a National Center of Academic Excellence (CAE) in Information Assurance and Cyber Defense. 
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How to install ASP.Net 5 on Ubuntu Linux
One of the primary goals of the ASP.Net 5 (codenamed vNext) project is cross platform development, and it's become easier than ever to develop ASP. …
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Who knows exactly where the US President is and what his vitals are? Thanks +Fitbit!
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​​I invite you to submit a chapter proposal, by April 24, 2015, for the book titled,

Open Education:
International Perspectives in Higher Education

An edited volume by:

Dr. Patrick Blessinger
Executive Director and Chief Research Scientist, International HETL Association
Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Education, St. John’s University (NYC)

Dr. TJ Bliss
OER Program Officer at The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, USA


​​​​The publisher is Open Book Publishers, a leading academic publisher. The detailed "call for proposals" is at https://www.hetl.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/OpenEducationCallforChapterProposals.pdf.

You may submit your proposal by April 24, 2015 at:

https://www.hetl.org/obp-open-education-submission-form/​.​
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​​I invite you to submit a chapter proposal, by April 24, 2015, for the book titled,

Open Education:
International Perspectives in Higher Education

An edited volume by:

Dr. Patrick Blessinger
Executive Director and Chief Research Scientist, International HETL Association
Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Education, St. John’s University (NYC)

Dr. TJ Bliss
OER Program Officer at The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, USA


​​​​The publisher is Open Book Publishers, a leading academic publisher. The detailed "call for proposals" is at https://www.hetl.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/OpenEducationCallforChapterProposals.pdf.

You may submit your proposal by April 24, 2015 at:

https://www.hetl.org/obp-open-education-submission-form/​.​
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The blinking LED is the hello world of the maker community, and today I'll show you how easy it is to do with the Raspberry Pi 2 (or Model B)!
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Excited to receive my #Fulbright  certificate of completion from the The J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board and The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the United States Department of State. #UMSL   #Missouri   #PhD   #DSCI   #DENG   #MBA   #MS   #Education   #University   #HigherEd   #SLU   #STL   #WashU   #AAMU   #UAH   #ASU   #TSU   #UTA   #Government   #Russia   #SUSU   #Chelyabinsk   #RussianFederation   #Europe  
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Education
  • Colorado Technical University
    Doctor of Computer Science, 2006 - 2009
  • Colorado Technical University
    Master of Science in Management, 2005 - 2006
  • Athens State University
    Bachelor of Science in Applied Technology, 2002 - 2004
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Professor & Fulbright Grantee
Introduction
Dr. Maurice Dawson serves as an Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) of Information Systems at University of Missouri-St. Louis and a Visiting Assistant Professor (Honorary) at of Industrial and Systems Engineering at The University of Tennessee Space Institute - Knoxville. Additionally he is a Visiting Professor at The University of The Gambia. Dawson is a graduate of the College of Engineering & Computer Science at Colorado Technical University with a Doctor of Computer Science (DCS). Dawson is recognized by the DoD and professionally certified as an Information Assurance System Architect and Engineer Level I & II. He has received the prestigious Fulbright Award to South Ural State University, Russia. Dawson is a Certified Chief Information Security Officer (C|CISO) by and undergoing Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) fellowship status.

In relation to academic scholarship Dawson has 6 book/encyclopedia chapters published or in review, 1 forthcoming book, 20+ referred journal publications, 80+ referred proceedings, and over 80+ peer reviewed academic conference presentations. Dawson is currently serving as the editor-in-chief for the Journal of Information Systems Technology & Planning, and associate editor for the International Journal of Science in Society. Additionally, he serves as an international advisory board member for the Issues in Information Science and Information Technology. He is reviewer for multiple academic journals and books. 

Dawson has over 13 years of industry experience within the defense industry. He has served in roles of increasing responsibility from systems engineering to program management of multi-million dollars portfolios. Dawson has taught from the undergraduate to doctoral levels in computer science, project management, and systems engineering at research universities.
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Survived the American public school system and made a decent living working with the government.
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Professor (Assistant) of Information Systems & Fulbright Grantee
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Cyber Security, Virtual Technology, Open Source Software, Systems Engineering
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  • University of Missouri-St. Louis
    Assistant Professor of Information Systems, 2014 - present
    Serving as an Assistant Professor of Information Systems.
  • Department of State Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs
    Fulbright Scholar Candidate, 2013 - present
    On the prestigious Fulbright specialist roster, listed as an expert in cyber security, systems engineering, network architecture, and operating systems (OS). The listing is for five years.
  • University of Tennessee
    Visiting Assistant Professor (Honorary) of Industrial and Systems Engineering, 2014 - 2014
    Currently serving as a Visiting Assistant Professor (Honorary) of Industrial and Systems Engineering at The University of Tennessee Space Institute and Knoxville campuses. Research focus area is cyber security, systems security engineering, open source software (OSS), mobile security, and engineering management. Position in unpaid however it allows access to research equipment and collaboration with senior engineering professors.
  • Alabama A&M University
    Professor (Assistant) of Management Information Systems, 2011 - 2014
    Serving as an Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems (MIS), member of the graduate faculty for the MBA and the lead for of the Center for Research in Information Assurance (CRIA).
  • Textron Systems Corporation
    Engineering Manager, 2010 - 2011
    Served as the Information Assurance (IA) Engineering Manager responsible for overseeing the efforts of a Network and IA staff to design, develop, engineer, and implement solutions to network and security requirements. Analyze user needs to determine functional and cross-functional requirements. Perform functional allocations and identify resources required for each task. Provide support for facilitating and identifying current security infrastructure and define future programs, design, and implementation of security related to network driven systems. Assess and mitigate system security threats/risks throughout the program life cycle; validate system security design in hardware, software, data, and procedures; verifies security requirements; performs system certification and accreditation planning and testing and liaison activities, and supports secure systems operations and maintenance. Other responsibilities include risk assessments and IA trade studies.
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St. Louis, MO
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University of Missouri- St. Louis, Department of Information Systems, College of Business Administration, 487 SSB One University Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63121-4400 USA