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Sérgio Tenreiro de Magalhães | Associate Professor & Department Chair of Cybersecurity, Champlain College Online

Current Position and Past Experience
Sérgio Tenreiro de Magalhães is an Associate Professor and Department Chair of Cybersecurity at Champlain College Online. He is the program director of the AS and BS in Software Development, BS in Cybersecurity, MS in Digital Forensic Science, and co-Program Director of the MS in IT.

As associate professor, he teaches courses on cybersecurity, digital forensics, software development, mathematics and more.

Prior to Champlain College Online, Sergio had managerial responsibilities in several corporations, as well as consulting roles, and served as faculty member in several colleges, including the Catholic University of Portugal, where he coordinated the B.S. in IT and the graduate certificate in Information Security.

Education, Honors and Achievements
Sérgio Tenreiro de Magalhães earned both a Ph.D. and a Master of Science degree in Information Systems and Technologies from Universidade do Minho in Braga, Portugal.

His research interests include information security, intelligence, and information warfare. He was a researcher in several projects, including the “Security in the Armed Forces Data Distribution Network”, promoted by the Ministry of Defense of Portugal, and he was an academic member of the NATO Multinacional Cyber Defense Education and Training Project.

He is a member of the Editorial Committee of the International Journal of Electronic Security and Digital Forensics, participates in the scientific committee of several international conferences, and regularly serves as reviewer for multiple scientific journals.

Sergio has published a book on the viability, requirements and implementations of behavioral biometric technologies, edited several other books, authored several book chapters, and published more than 60 papers in security related topics, both in international journals and in peer reviewed conference proceedings, being cited more than 650 times.

Personal Details and Community Involvement
Sergio enjoys wood carving, following the investment markets, reading, assembling jigsaw puzzles, and diamond painting.

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