Chris Carroll

Chris Carroll

Associate Teaching Professor and BSCST Program Director
Information Science

Chris Carroll

Associate Teaching Professor and BSCST Program Director
Information Science

Biography

Professor Chris Carroll is the program director for Drexel’s BS degree in Computing and Security Technology housed in the College of Computing and Informatics. The BSCST is Drexel’s undergraduate degree program that covers Cybersecurity and Information Technology. Prior to teaching at Drexel full-time Chris worked in industry for 28 years holding positions related to managing infrastructure for Astra-Zeneca, Quest Diagnostics, Pfizer and financial company Chubb.  This included managing teams of engineers that designed and supported servers, storage, LAN’s, WAN’s, firewalled network configurations for Internet facing applications and business partner connections.

Research Interests

Cloud computing, server virtualization, cybersecurity curriculum, ethical hacking, cryptography and designing secure networks

Academic Distinctions

  • MS, Computer Science, Drexel University
  • BA, Mathematics, Minor in Computer Science, Saint Michael’s College
  • CV