J. Philip Craiger, Ph.D.
Philip Craiger has served as an Associate Professor in the School of Engineering Technology at Daytona State College since Fall 2010. From 2004-2010 he served a dual appointment at the University of Central Florida as the Assistant Director for Digital Evidence at the National Center for Forensic Science, and as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Engineering Technology. At UCF Philip developed the first Master's of Science in Digital Forensics in the U.S., as well as serving as the adviser for the professional development track of the MSDF. Before 'coming home' to Florida he was an associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. He is a member of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, and has on editorial boards for several academic journals and conferences.
Philip holds several security and forensics certifications, including Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP, (ISC)2), Certified Cyber Forensic Practitioner (CCFP, (ISC)2), GIAC Certified Forensic Analysis (GCFA, SANS), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH-EC Council), Encase Certified Examiner (EnCE- Guidance Software), and American Society of Crime Lab Directors/Laboratory Accreditation Board Inspector (ASCLD/LAB).
Emily Rossi, M.B.A.
Emily Rossi received her B.A. in Psychology from Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. She then served as a graduate assistant to the M.B.A. Program Director while completing her M.B.A. with a concentration in International Business. She continued her career in higher education by serving as an Academic Advisor for Wright State University and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.
Senior Technical Specialist
Patrick Vilkinofsky received his A.S. in Networking from Daytona State College. Patrick served as a research assistant to Dr. Craiger while continuing his education towards a B.S. in Information Systems with an elective focus of information security and digital forensics. Upon completion of the B.S., Patrick plans to continue his education with graduate studies in digital forensics