Dr. Elliott Lynn

Full-Time Associate Professor, Security and Global Studies
Dr. Elliott  Lynn


Ph.D. in Organization and Management- Information Technology Management
Capella University
M.B.A. in Technology Management
University of Phoenix

Research Interests

Computer Literacy, The Digital Divide, Online Learning, Human issues in Information Security.

Positions Held

2010 - Present
New Jersey Office of Information Technology
Assistant Division Director – Senior Executive Services
2010 - 2016
Colorado State University, Global Campus
Adjunct Professor
2007 - 2011
South University
Online Professor – Adjunct and Online Faculty Supervisor
2006 - 2011
Everest College, Phoenix
Online Instructor - Adjunct
2009 - 2010
Department of Defense
Information Technology Specialist/Project Lead- DE-03

Intellectual Contributions

Next-Generation Reservoir Computing (NG-RC) Machine Learning Model for Advanced Cybersecurity

Andre Slonopas,Harry R Cooper,Elliott Lynn
February 25, 2024
2024 IEEE 14th Annual Computing and Communication Workshop and Conference (CCWC)


Effective Cyber Security Awareness

January 21, 2023

The Human Element: The biggest Cybersecurity Threat in the 21st Century Workplace

The Dupont Summit on Science and Technology
December 5, 2015

IT Project Measurement and Metrics in State Government

4th Annual Performance Measurement and Reporting Conference
September 2011

The Quality Online Learning Experience

International Conference on e-Learning, e-Business, Enterprise Information Systems, and e-Government
July 18, 2011

Common sense approach to CMMI

November 2009

Media Contributions

The Challenges of Biometrics and the Need for a Universal Standard

In CyberDefense
December 17, 2017

What is Information Technology Security Management?

What is Information Technology Security Management?
Social Media - Blog

Certifications and Licensure

February 7, 2024
CITI - Social & Behavioral Research - Basic/Refresher
Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI)
January 7, 2021
CITI - Social & Behavioral Research - Basic/Refresher
Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI)
November 13, 2017
CITI - Social & Behavioral Research - Basic/Refresher
Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI Program)
October 26, 2017
CompTIA Network+ ce

Awards & Honors

May 27, 2022
Mission Award
For those who do extraordinary work to create respected, relevant, accessible, affordable, and student-focused online programs that prepare students for service and leadership in a diverse, global society.
June 16, 2021
2020 University Strategic Initiative – Catalyst – Learning Management System Migration
During 2020, the earner of this badge made significant contributions to the migration of courses to a new online classroom to improve user experience, promote student-to-student and faculty-to-student interaction, enable a robust mobile classroom, and further differentiate APUS as a leader in online learning.