Jeff Morris

Assistant Professor

Jeff Morris

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

School of Computer and Cyber Sciences
Department of Computer & Cyber Sciences

School of Computer and Cyber Sciences
Department of Information Technology

  • (706) 721-0556


  • Ph.D., Systems Engineering Air Force Institute of Technol, 2014

  • MS, Strategic Intelligence National Defense Intelligence, 2007

  • MS, Management Information Systems Nova Southeastern University -, 2006


  • Security+ CompTIA, 2016

  • SCE CompTIA, 2016

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC)2, 2016

  • Global Information Assurance Certification Certified Incident Handler SANS, 2015

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • CYBR 3200

    Cyb Network Def & Counter Meas
  • CYBR 2600

    Networking & Cyber Security
  • CYBR 3100

    Intro Defensive Cyber Operatio

Teaching Interests

Quantum information, Information Security


Selected Recent Publications

  • A Modeling Framework for Studying Quantum Key Distribution System Implementation Nonidealities., 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Cyber Aptitude Assessment: Finding the Next Generation of Enlisted Cyber Soldiers, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Implications of Quantum Information Processing On Military Operations, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Conceptual modeling of a quantum key distribution simulation framework using the discrete event system specification, 2014
  • Towards the Modeling and Simulation of Quantum Key Distribution Systems, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Quantum Key Distribution, Cyber Security

Department Service

  • Biomedical Systems Engineering 2021 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Air Force Information Institute 2021 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor

Professional Service

  • Cyber Defense Review 2016 - Present

    Role: Editor, Associate Editor
  • Journal of Defense Modeling and Simulation 2022 - 2022

    Role: Reviewer
  • Cyber Defense Review 2016 - 2017

    Role: Other