Program Director

Name: Scott J. White, PhD
Title: Associate Professor & Director of Cybersecurity
Faculty Programs: Cybersecurity and Cyber Academy
Biography: Dr. Scott J. White is an Associate Professor and Director of the Cybersecurity Program. He holds a B.A. in Psychology and Political Science from York University (Toronto, Canada), an M.A. in Political Studies with a concentration in terrorism from the University of Guelph (Guelph, Canada), and a Ph.D. in Criminology from the University of Bristol (Bristol, England). Dr. White holds a Queen’s Commission and was an Officer with Canadian Forces Intelligence Command. In addition, following his doctoral studies, Dr. White was an Officer with the Canadian Security Intelligence Service. In 2010, Dr. White joined MONAD Security Audit Systems as an Associate Consultant. Dr. White has consulted with a variety of law enforcement agencies in the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada. His areas of interests include cybersecurity, counter-terrorism and infrastructure protection. 
 
Office: Virginia Science & Technology Campus
Address: The College of Professional Studies, The George Washington University, Enterprise Hall, 44983 Knoll Square Ashburn, VA 20147
Phone: 571-553-5020
 

Media

Dr. Scott White Interviewed by Crime Watch Daily with Chris Hansen: Inauguration Day Security in Washington, DC

Crime Watch Daily takes you inside the very detailed and intricate security plan in place to protect the president and the roughly 1 million spectators expected to pack the National Mall on Inauguration Day, Jan. 20, 2017.

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Dr. Scott White Interviewed by Crime Watch Daily with Chris Hansen: Protecting President Donald Trump and the First Family

On January 20, 2017, Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States in Washington, D.C.

Crime Watch Daily has a behind-the-scenes look at the security plan in place to protect the president and his family, including a beefed up presence in New York City.

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Dr. Scott White Joins Industry and Thought Leaders During Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce 2016 Cybersecurity Summit.

Dr. White speaks at 0:39 and 1:07