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Keeping Your Online Data Safe in the Digital Age

Picture of Robert Eckman teaching class.
Kent State University
Eckman gives an overview of his Digital Systems Security course he teaches at Kent State University.
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Eckman was awarded an Outstanding Teaching Award in 2016 from Kent State University for his work.

As Chief Information Security Officer at Kent State University, Robert Eckman is responsible for driving cyber security excellence and maturity across the University.

He has over 25 years of experience in technology as a project management specialist. His background includes work as the Cyber Security Program Manager for FirstEnergy’s Nuclear division and in roles at Progressive Insurance and Shearer’s Foods.