Title: IT Security Manager
Office: AHC2 358
Department(s): Information Technology
Mr. Dipesh Pradhan joined Florida International University (FIU) Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (HWCOM) as IT Security Engineer for the Information Technology department in February 2012. Mr. Pradhan is responsible for handling the overall IT Security operations at HWCOM including conducting risk assessment of systems, analyzing and documenting security architecture of the systems and the network infrastructure. In addition, he provides guidelines for security enhancement of the system and the network to meet industry standards and best practice. His role includes monitoring and assessing vulnerabilities of the network and provides remediation as required. He serves as the main point of contact with central campus IT Security and Network Management teams for vulnerability remediation and IT auditing efforts. He is responsible for analyzing and documenting IT Security incidents and providing IT Security Awareness training to faculty, staff and students. He also develops and designs business processes to streamline IT Security business functions.
Mr. Pradhan is a graduate of Wayne State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science. He obtained his Master's degree in Business Information Technology from Walsh College with specialization in Information Assurance.