UMD Research Collaboration Receives Honorable Mention for the NSA Cybersecurity Research Paper Competition
Lawrence Gordon, Martin Loeb, William Lucyshyn, and Lei Zhou were awarded Honorable Mention for the NSA Cybersecurity Research Paper Competition for their piece entitled, “Increasing Cybersecurity Investments in Private Sector Firms.” Dr. Jonathan Katz of the UMD MC2 nominated the paper. Gordon is the EY Alumni Professor of Managerial Accounting and Information Assurance, and Loeb is the Professor of Accounting and Information Assurance and Deloitte & Touche Fellow, both Professors at the Robert H. Smith School of Business. and Lucyshyn is the Director of Research and Senior Research Scholar at the School of Public Policy’s Center for Public Policy and Private Enterprise.
The four scholars have been conducting research in the area of information assurance for over 13 years. Their collaboration includes an annual international conference, journal articles, funded research and more. Just recently, both Gordon and Loeb were named Affiliates of the School of Public Policy’s Center for Public Policy and Private Enterprise.
For more information on the competition and to see the press release, please visit https://www.nsa.gov/news-features/press-room/press-releases/2016/2016-cybersecurity-research-paper-winner.shtml. For additional information on the collaboration or the award, please contact Dawn Pulliam, Director of Outreach & Administration at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 301.405.8257.