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Jason Marchant

Part-Time Lecturer

Contact

Mailing Address

Northeastern University
ATTN: Jason Marchant, 301 ME
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115

Education

  • MBA, Webster University
  • BS in Telecommunications Management, Webster University

Biography

Professor Marchant is currently the Enterprise Cybersecurity Risk Officer for Shire, an international pharmaceutical company focusing on the significant unmet medical needs of rare diseases. He and his team are responsible for managing information security-related risk across Shire and its diverse pool of vendors.

Professor Marchant has worked in information security for 15 years specializing in balancing security needs and business requirements. He has worked in several verticals of varying security maturity including the private sector, academia, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and healthcare. Professor Marchant received his Master in Business Administration from Webster University and his Bachelor of Science in Telecommunications Management. He currently holds his CISSP, GCCC, GSNA, CRISC, CISA, ITIL, and MCSA: Security certifications and has held the GCIH and GSEC certifications in the past.

About Me

Hometown: Chicago, IL
Field of Research/Teaching: Cybersecurity and Information Assurance

What are the specifics of your educational background?

I received my Master’s in Business Administration from Webster University and my Bachelor’s of Science in Telecommunications Management. I currently hold CISSP, GCCC, GSNA, CRISC, CISA, ITIL, and MCSA: Security certifications and I have held GCIH and GSEC certifications in the past.

What courses/subjects do you teach?

  • IA7900 – Masters in Information Assurance Capstone
  • IA5001 – Cyberspace Technology and Applications