Kevin Barton

Professional Preparation 

Central Texas College Republic of Philippines, Engineering A.S., 1990 


Nova Southeastern University Panama, Panama Business Management B.S., 1996 

Our Lady of the Lake San Antonio, Texas Computer Information M.S., 2006 

University Systems & Security 

Nova Southeastern University Ft Lauderdale, Florida Information Science Ph.D., 2014 


September 2013 – Current, Associate Professor Professional Track, Department of Computers and Cybersecurity, University of Texas A&M-San Antonio 

August 20008 - August 2013, Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track, Department of Computer Information Systems & Security, Our Lady of the Lake University 

March 2008 – August 2008, Director, Information Assurance, Department of the Army, San Antonio, Texas 

May 2005 – March 2008, Director, Information Assurance and Configuration Manager, Department of Defense, San Antonio, Texas 

March 2001 – Oct 2004, Functional Manager, Headquarters U.S. Air Forces Europe, Ramstein, Germany 

February 1997 - February 2001, Telecommunications/Information-Technology Manager, US Air Force, Misawa AB, Japan 

February 1994 – February 1997, Telecommunications Superintendent, Howard AFB, Panama 

August 1990 – February 1994, Telecommunications Manager, Tinker AFB, Oklahoma 

February 1986 – August 1990, Telecommunications Technician, Clark AB, Republic of Philippines 

August 1982 – February 1986, Telecommunications Technician, Brooks AFB, San Antonio, Texas 

February 1981 – August 1982, Telecommunications Technician, Kadena AB, Okinawa, Japan 

May 1980 – February 1981, Telecommunications Training, Keesler AFB, Biloxi, Mississippi 


Related Publications 

Barton, K.,  Tejay, G., Lane, M. & Terrell, S. (2016). Information system security commitment: A study of external influences on senior management. Computers & Security, 59. doi:10.1016/j.cose.2016.02.007 

Tejay, G. P.S. & Barton, K. (2013).? Information System Security Commitment: A Pilot Study of External Influences on Senior Management.??Proceedings of the 46th Hawaii International Conference on Systems Science (HICSS 46). 

Barton, K. & Jeffries-Horner, C. (2012). Database Intrusion Detection: Defending Against the Insider Threat. ? Americas Conference on Information Systems, Seattle, Washington.  

(2014). PI for a $40,000 grant from the U.S. Air Force Asian Office on Aerospace Research and Development (AOARD) awarded to A&M-SA in April 2014. Machine-learning and Ontology Assisted Assessment of Research Trends. 

(2013). Asian Office of Aerospace Research and Development research grant.  Ontology Assisted Assessment of Worldwide Cyber Research Trends. Award of $40,000. 

Other Significant Publication 

Kock, N., Moqbel, M., Barton, K. & Bartelt, V. (2016). Intended continued use social networking sites: Effects on job satisfaction and performance. International Journal of Virtual Communities and Social Networking (IJVCSN), 8(2). doi:10.4018IJVCSN.2016040103. 

Synergistic Activities 

National Information Assurance Education and Training Program, Annual CAE conference, St Louis, Missouri, 2010. 

Host Southwest Collegiate Cybersecurity Defense Competition 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016. 

Developed various new courses including Ethical Hacking, Computer Security, Forensics, and Information Security Management. 

Kevin Barton

College Of Arts And Sciences

Department of Computational, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences

Associate Professional Track

Science And Technology Building Room 211G
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Course Teachings

CISA 3321 600 Information Security Spring 2024 No Syllabus Attached
CSEC 3321 600 Information Security Spring 2024 No Syllabus Attached