The Howard University Cybersecurity Education and Research Center (CERC) is a public-private-academic partnership in the School of Business that participates in diverse research projects in the expanding field of cybersecurity. The cybersecurity center is engaged in inter-disciplinary cybersecurity research with both Howard colleges and external universities.  This page list the current portfolio, research focus areas, federal resources, and cyber center contacts. 

Current Research Portfolio

Research Focus Areas (Top 10) 

    1. Cyber Training Effectiveness & Workforce Development
    2. Small Business Cybersecurity
    3. Social Engineering and Misinformation
    4. Big Data – Data Analytics
    5. Federal Compliance (CMMC)
    6. Cloud Security / Cybersecurity-as-a-Service
    7. Identity (Biometric, Federation, etc)
    8. Secure Supply Chain
    9. Risk Management/Business Continuity
    10. AI & Machine Learning

Research Process (see link)

See Federal Grant Resources: (see link)

HU Cyber Center Contacts: