Faculty Profiles

Dr. Nathan Fisk

Assistant Professor, cybersecurity education

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Email: fisk@usf.edu
Office Location: USF Tampa campus, EDU 302-O

Dr. Nathan Fisk, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Cybersecurity Education in the USF College of Education. He also serves as the Community and Outreach Liaison for Cyber Florida, a state-funded organization dedicated to positioning Florida as a national leader in cybersecurity through education and workforce development, interdisciplinary research, and community outreach.

Dr. Fisk received his Ph.D. from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He is among the inaugural group of five Fulbright Cybersecurity Scholars, having been invited to the London School of Economics in Fall 2016 to perform research on family discourses of youth privacy online. Currently, he is exploring social scientific approaches to the production and dissemination of technical knowledge within informal cybersecurity community groups, as a means to develop innovative forms of cybersecurity education.

Dr. Fisk’s third book, "Framing Internet Safety," was published by MIT Press in December 2016. Fisk is currently serving on national working groups for both the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) and the Higher Education Information Security Council (HEISC). Additionally, Dr. Fisk is a USF faculty affiliate with the department of Women and Gender Studies and a research associate with the Florida Center for Instructional Technology (FCIT).