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The Kogod Cybersecurity Governance Center


Kogod Cybersecurity Governance Center (KCGC)

Kogod Cybersecurity Governance Center (KCGC)
4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20016


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Position Announcement:

American University's Kogod School of Business invites applications for a tenure-line faculty position in cybersecurity governance and risk management.
View the position announcement.


The Kogod Cybersecurity Governance Center (KCGC) at American University aims to promote responsible cybersecurity governance by providing organizational leaders and their designees with thoughtful, practical and well-supported guidance on the cybersecurity issues that are essential to their core stakeholder responsibilities.

Cybersecurity Advisory Council discussing tactics to combat security breaches.Today's leaders are in urgent need of shared intelligence, emerging best practices and managerial guidance to meet the challenges posed by cybersecurity, while also maximizing its opportunities. The economic, organizational and technological dimensions of cybersecurity require a comprehensive and multidisciplinary approach to responsible governance.

The Kogod School of Business at American University's location in Washington, D.C. puts the Center in a unique position to access, integrate, synthesize and report on leading edge research and practice in both the private and public sector.



  • KCGC co-sponsors and participates in "Cybersecurity in an Age of Uncertainty: US-Israel Perspectives," a two-day conference exploring cutting-edge US-Israeli cyberpolicy issues, including cyber theft prevention and response.
    Watch the Keynote and the Panel discussions: Morning and Afternoon.
  • KCGC, AIG and Axio co-host a workshop on cyber risk featuring discussions on how to evaluate cyber risk exposure, the maturity of cyber defense and response and the financial viability of recovering from an event.
    Watch the workshop.
    Read more at KCGC | In Practice.
    Read about the event.
  • "What's Working in Washington" hosts KCGC Deputy Director Rebekah Lewis for a discussion on corporate accountability and cybersecurity.
    Listen to the story and read more.
  • KCGC Deputy Director Rebekah Lewis delivers keynote address, "The Digital Economy in 2017: Cybersecurity Trends, Challenges and Solutions," at the year-end event of the Digital Enterprise Lab (DEL) in Venice, Italy.
    Event announcement.
    Read more about DEL.
  • KCGC co-sponsors event bringing together regional CIOs and CISOs from the higher education sector to discuss cybersecurity program development and strategies for increasing top-level engagement.
    Read more at KCGC | In Practice.
  • KCGC Deputy Director Rebekah Lewis sits down with Federal News Radio to discuss the role of management and organizational culture in cybersecurity.
    Listen to the story.
    Read more.
  • KCGC hosts the final field hearing of the U.S. Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity.
    Read about the Commission.
    Watch the hearing.
    View the press release.
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