Dr. Allison Newcomb earned her D.Sc. in Information Technology from Towson University, Towson, MD in 2016, where she researched computational intelligence approaches for improving cybersecurity postures of military enterprise and tactical networks. She is a member of AUSA, ACM, IEEE and ISC2, and holds the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and Certification and Accreditation Professional (CAP) certifications. Dr. Newcomb serves as a computer scientist at the CCDC Army Research Laboratory’s Network Science Division and is a team lead in the Network Security Branch.
Understanding complex problems: The use of a variety of simulations to replicate hybrid networks and understand the effects of cyber and electronic warfare on those networks.