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Big Brother Meets Lord of the Flies: The challenge of cybersecurity
Wed 29 March 2017, 18:00 – 20:00 BST
Dr. Richard J. Harknett
Guest Lecture: 'Big Brother Meets Lord of the Flies: The challenge of cybersecurity'
Dr. Richard J. Harknett is US-UK Fulbright Scholar in Cybersecurity, University of Oxford, United Kingdom and Professor and Head of the Department of Political Science at the University of Cincinnati. He is the author of over fifty publications in the area of international relations theory and international security studies. He served as scholar-in-residence in the United States Department of Defense (2016) and he has provided invited lectures in seven countries and numerous presentations to government agencies, including the US Defense and State Departments and provided briefings to Congressional offices on Capitol Hill. He has testified on cybersecurity to the Ohio State Legislature and served as the Governor’s appointee on the State of Ohio’s Cybersecurity, Education, and Economic Development Council and contributed to the writing of Ohio’s Cybersecurity Strategy.
He was selected in 2001 as Fulbright Professor of International Relations at the Diplomatic Academy, Vienna, where he continues to hold a professorial lectureship. Prof. Harknett has been named the Boyd-Lubker Visiting Scholar at Western Kentucky University, the Edith C. Alexander Distinguished Teaching Professor and the Distinguished Service Professor in McMicken College, the Faculty Award for Exemplary Contributions in Service to the University, University of Cincinnati, and was the recipient of the State of Ohio Faculty Innovator award. He has served as Chair of the University Faculty and founding Chair of the Charles Phelps Taft Research Center at UC.
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Anatomy Lecture Theatre (K6.29 KINGS BLDG)
King's College London
Strand Campus, Strand