Robert A. Fink, MS is an adjunct professor in the Cybersecurity Management MPS program for the School of Professional Advancement (SoPA). Robert joined the staff of SoPA in July of 2018.
In his full time capacity, Robert is the Assistant Vice President of Information Security / CISO for Tulane University. Prior to moving to Tulane, Robert served several years as a Senior Cyber Security Engineer with Fluor Federal Petroleum Operations Co., at the US Department of Energy’s Strategic Petroleum Reserve. Robert also served as the Deputy CIO/J6 for the Headquarters of the Louisiana National Guard, and retired from the military as a Lieutenant Colonel with 28 years of distinguished service.
Robert holds a Master of Science degree in Information Management from Syracuse University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Southeastern Louisiana University. Robert also holds two Graduate Certificates in Chief Information Officer Competencies and Information Assurance from the National Defense University, and several private industry certifications to include the ISC2 Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and the GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH).