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Dr. Kembley Lingelbach, PhD. - CISSP

Kembley Lingelbach, PhD.

Assistant Professor
Department of Information Technology

Phone: 478-471-2077

Locations:
  • Macon - PSC - 328
    Phone: 478-471-2077
  • Cochran - Roberts - 136
    Phone: 478-934-3431
Office Hours: Location: Macon - Professional Sciences and Conference Center - 328

Office Hours: Fall 2022 (Macon Campus)
Tuesday 9:00 am until 11:00 am
Wednesday 9:00 am until 12:00 am
Thursday 9:00 am until 12:00 am

Contact: kembley.lingelbach@mga.edu

Biography: Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Certified Computer Forensics Examiner (CCFE), Security +, Metasploit Pro, CFSA
Courses: Fall 2022
Undergraduate
Full Session
ITEC 4341 - Section 02 HYBRID Network Forensics/Resp
ITEC 4341 - Section 03 ONLINE Network Forensics/Resp

Graduate - Masters
1st Session
ITEC 5140 - Section 02 ONLINE Research Methods in IT

Graduate - Doctoral
1st Session
ITEC 7140 - Section 01 ONLINE Qualitative Analysis
Education: Georgia College & State University Bachelor of Science in Logistics Systems; Minor Computer Science (2000)
Georgia College & State University Masters, Management Information Systems (2005)
Nova Southeastern University, Ph.D., Information Systems (Information Security/Cyber Security Concentration) (2014 - 2018)
Palo Alto Networks - Cybersecurity Certificate (2020)
CV: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Middle Georgia State University, Macon, GA / Aug 2017 – Present
• Prepare and deliver lectures (face-to-face and virtual) to undergraduate or
graduate students on topics such as cybersecurity, ethical hacking, ethics
and legal issues in information technology
• Act as an adviser to student organizations CGISSA (Central Georgia
Information Systems Security Association), ACWITSC and WIT Campus
• Experiential Learning/Service Learning Project for Students & Community
Committees Served
• Executive Committee Middle Ga State University
• Recruitment and Marketing Committee for the Department of IT
• Scholarship Committee for Department of IT
• University Library Committee
• Academic Cybersecurity Seminar
• MGA Dept of IT Team on NSA CAE Grant

Courses Taught
Undergraduate Courses:
• Intro to Information Technology ITEC 2215
• Project Management ITEC 3300
• Human-Computer Interaction- ITEC 3325
• Database Principles ITEC 3245
• Foundations of Information Assurance ITEC 4200
• Legal & Ethical Issues ITEC 4205
• Business Driven Technology ITEC 4254
• Network Forensics/Incident Response ITEC 4341
• Ethical Hacking ITEC 4344
• Special Projects in IT ITEC 4501
• Internship in IT ITEC 4701

Graduate Courses:
• Project Management ITEC 5120
• Network & Cybersecurity ITEC 6210
• Ethical Hacking ITEC 6220
• Security Ethics and Legal Environment ITEC 6240
• Disaster Recovery ITEC 6250

Doctoral
ITEC 8120 ONLINE IT Policy, Compliance, and Legal

Service to the Community
• Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia
• Armed Services Communications & Engineering
Association (AFCEA)
o Serves as the Vice President of Academic Outreach in
the AFCEA organization.
o Cybersecurity Forum, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia
o Penetration Testing Experiential Learning Project, Macon,
Georgia
o CyberPatriot I Technical Mentor Rutland High School, Macon, Ga


Technical Skills
Programming Languages: C, C# and C++, HTML, VB.NET
Other: SPSS, Quirkos, Linux, Ubuntu, Mac OS, Windows, Wireshark, Kali,
Metasploit, Splunk

Professional Experience: Assistant Professor, School of Information Technology (Cybersecurity) - Middle Ga State University (2017 - present)
Adjunct Professor, School of Information Technology - Middle Ga State University (2010 - 2017)
Cybersecurity Information System Security Manager, COMSEC Manager (ISSM)(Dept. of Defense - USAF - 2014 - 2017)
Wing Information Assurance Manager (Dept. of Defense - USAF - 2012 - 2014)
Chief Information Officer Liaison (DoD, USAF - 2008 - 2012)
IT Zone Helpdesk Supervisor/InfoSec (DoD, USAF - 2006 - 2008)
Programmer Analyst/Project Manager/Database/Server Administrator (DoD, USAF - 2001 - 2006)
Information System Security Officer (DoD, USAF 1998 - 2001, 2001 - 2006)
Technical Computer Training Instructor/Server Administrator/IT Support (DoD, USAF, 1994 - 1998)
Professional Affiliations: WyCyS - Women in Cybersecurity
ISC2 CISSP
Vice President, Affiliate Organizations, AFCEA
IEEE Peer Reviewer



Organizations: AFCEA
ISC2 Membership
WyCys Membership
Upsilon Pi Epsilon
IEEE-ETA Kappa Nu Engineering Honor Society
WIT (Women in Technology)
Awards and Honors: DoD Long Term Full-time Scholarship Undergraduate(1999-2000)
DoD Long Term Full-time Scholarship Graduate(2004-2005)
Emerging Supervisory Development Program (2015-2016)
Upsilon Pi Epsilon (2015-current)
Honor Society for Computing and Information Discipline
IEEE-ETA Kappa Nu Engineering Honor Society
Publications: Lingelbach, K. (2018). Perceptions of female cybersecurity
professionals toward factors that encourage females to the
cybersecurity field [Dissertation]. Nova Southeastern University,
Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Floyd, K. and Lingelbach, K. (2019). Perceptions of cloud storage
privacy among university students. Issues in Information Systems,
20(4).

Hueca, A., Westney, Z., & Lingelbach, K. (2021, June). Security Breach? Do I care enough to share information [Research-In-Progress] Proceedings of International Institute of Applied Knowledge Management, p. 28.
https://www.iiakm.org/conference/proceedings/KM2021_RefereedProceedingsAbstracts.pdf

Lingelbach, K. (2021). Student perceptions of a cybersecurity service-learning project. Issues in Information Systems. 22(1).

Lingelbach, K (2021). A Study of female cybersecurity
professionals. Research in progress.

Presentations

Lingelbach, K. (2018). Perceptions of female cybersecurity
professionals toward factors that encourage females to the
cybersecurity field [Poster Session Presentation]. Nova Southeastern
University, Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Floyd, K. and Lingelbach, K. (2019). Perceptions of cloud storage
privacy among university students. [Presentation]. 59th International
Association for Computer Information Systems C2021 Refereed Proceedings & Conference Presentation

Hueca, A., Westney, Z., & Lingelbach, K. (2021, July 2). Security Breach? Do I care enough to share information [Conference presentation] KM conference 2021, Leipzig, Germany.

Lingelbach, K. (2021, June). Factors of Engaging Females in Cybersecurity. [Speaker, Presentation] ISC2 Middle Georgia Chapter. Warner Robins, GA.

Upcoming Conference Presentation (October 2021)

Lingelbach, K. (2021). Student perceptions of a cybersecurity service-learning project [Presentation]. Proceedings of 61st IACIS Annual Conference.

IEEE Research peer reviewer (2017-2018)
IACIS Peer reviewer (2019 - present)
IIAKM Peer Reviewer (2020 - present)
NSA CAE Cyber Defense Peer Reviewer (2021 - present)
NSA CAE Cyber Defense Mentor (2022- present)








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