Cybersecurity Faculty Program Directors


Kevin MooreKevin Moore is the faculty program director for the Master of Science in Cybersecurity program. He has more than three decades of professional and academic experience in the field of IT and two decades in cybersecurity, most recently serving as a senior cybersecurity engineer at GM Financial, where he helped lead the management and investigation of cyber breaches as part of the International Incident Response team. In addition to his significant senior-level professional experience in the field, he has served as an instructor, subject matter expert, and course developer at Western Governors University, American Intercontinental University, and other institutions. Moore is nearing the completion of his Doctor of Information Technology at Walden University, where he is specializing in Strategic IT Leadership and Applied Quantitative and Qualitative Research. He is completing a dissertation on strategies used by small businesses to detect and prevent cybersecurity threats.


Ethan SprisslerEthan Sprissler is the faculty program director of both the information technology and the CAE-designated cybersecurity undergraduate programs at Excelsior College, a lecturer in the Information Systems and Business Analytics Program in the University at Albany School of Business, and a PhD candidate in the University at Albany informatics program. In addition to his current studies, he also has earned a MA in philosophy of religion from Boston University, and a MS in information science from the University at Albany. His research interests include encryption, game theory, decision theory, machine learning, and higher education. Read Ethan Sprissler’s CV.