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Dave Chatterjee

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A cybersecurity and technology thought leader and subject matter expert, Dave Chatterjee, Ph.D. is a tenured (associate) professor in the Management Information Systems (MIS) department, at the Terry College of Business, The University of Georgia (UGA). As a Duke University visiting scholar, Dr. Chatterjee has taught Cybersecurity 521, Cybersecurity Program Development, Operations, and Analysis in the Master of Engineering in Cybersecurity Program at the Pratt School of Engineering. He has also delivered guest lectures and mentored product design teams and students in the Master of Engineering Management (MEM) program.

Dr. Chatterjee was recently (April 8, 2024) featured in a USA Today article — Dave Chatterjee Drops the Cybersecurity Jargon, Encouraging Proactiveness Rather than ReactivenessPDF Download.

His interest and expertise lie in the various facets of information technology management – from technology sense-making to implementation and change management, data governance, internal controls, information security, and performance measurement. His current focus is on cybersecurity and enterprise digitization.

Dr. Chatterjee’s work has been published in prestigious outlets such as USA TodayThe Wall Street JournalMIT Sloan Management Review, I by IMDCalifornia Management ReviewBusiness HorizonsMIS Quarterly, and Journal of Management Information Systems. Dr. Chatterjee’s research has been sponsored by industry and cited over 2900 times. His highly endorsed book Cybersecurity Readiness: A Holistic and High-Performance Approach was published by SAGE Publishing in March 2021.

He is the host and producer of the Cybersecurity Readiness Podcast Series, publishing over 60 episodes and reaching listeners in 94 countries.

Dr. Chatterjee has provided leadership and guidance to several important university and college governance committees.  He also served on the corporate and community leadership board of a prestigious cybersecurity network of Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs). Dr. Chatterjee was President of the Society for Information Management (SIM), Atlanta Chapter for almost a decade. SIM is a premier non-profit knowledge-sharing and networking community of senior IT executives, prominent academics, and other thought leaders.

He holds the following cybersecurity certifications: NACD CERT Certificate in Cyber-Risk Oversight Program from NACD (National Association of Corporate Directors)Smart Cities and Critical Infrastructure Security Professional (SCCISP) credential from the IoT Security Institute and the Certificate in Cybersecurity (CC) certification from (ISC)2.