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Steven Simon

Associate Professor of Management Information Systems

Steven Simon

Education

B.B.A., University of Georgia
M.B.A., Georgia College
Ph.D., University of South Carolina

Biography

Dr. Steven Simon is an Associate Professor of IT in the Stetson School of Business and Economics at Mercer University in Atlanta, Georgia and a Captain in the US Navy Reserve. He received his Ph.D. from the University of South Carolina, specializing in MIS and International Business.  Before entering the doctoral program he spent eighteen years in the private sector in management/computer operations and was owner/operator of seven McDonalds franchises. His current research interests include cyber security, information determinants of international business structures, enterprise information systems, supply chain management, electronic commerce in the international environment, and determinants of information system ROI.  He has extensive ERP experience having work with companies such as IBM and the Defense Logistics Agency on SAP implementation projects. 

Dr. Simon in his Navy capacity has served as the J-6/CIO for USSTRATCOM's Center for Combating WMD, Commanding Officer of the Department of Navy Communication Security (COMSEC) System, and the Director for Cyber Security for the US Naval Academy. He has worked with the NSA, USCYBERCOM, US Tenth Fleet, and other branches of the US Government to develop and implement cyber policy. He has consulted and lectured extensively in Korea, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, and the People's Republic of China.

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By appointment