Panayotis A Yannakogeorgos

Adjunct Associate Professor

Center for Global Affairs

  • BA, Harvard University
  • MS, Rutgers University
  • PHD, Rutgers University
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Pano Yannakogeorgos, Ph.D.  is joining NYU’s Center for Global Affairs as a Clinical Associate Professor after an 8 year career in government civil service with the US Air Force finishing his tenure as the Founding Dean of the Air Force Cyber College at Air University. Prior to starting up the AF Cyber College he was a Research Professor at the Air Force Research Institute where he participated in Air Force Chief of Staff (CSAF) sponsored projects evaluating cyberpower, national security and military operations for senior military leaders. At the CSAF’s direction, he led a comprehensive study on organizing, training and equipping the Air Force’s cyber workforce published as “The Human Side of Cyber Conflict.” His scholarship has been published in Strategic Studies Quarterly, IEEE Security and Privacy, Air and Space Power Journal, Journal of Information Warfare and Terrorism as well as in several edited volumes, monographs, and policy briefs. His most recent co-authored book is The Cyber Threat and Globalization. Dr. Yannakogeorgos' professional activities include membership on the Roundtable on Military Cyber Stability (RMCS) - a multi-year series of “track 1.5” cyber norms dialogues among current and former government officials from the US, China and Russia. Contributing to global cyber capacity building efforts, he has educated senior military officers and government officials around the world as a faculty member with the Defense Security Cooperation Agency’s  Institute for Security Governance (formerly the Center for Civil-Military Relations). Prior to entering government service, Dr. Yannakogeorgos was a Senior Program Coordinator and Research Professor at the Division of Global Affairs at Rutgers University. Dr. Yannakogeorgos received a Bachelor of Liberal Arts in Philosophy, cum laude, from Harvard University, and his M.S. and Ph.D. in Global Affairs from Rutgers University.

Jul 01 2018

The Cyber Threat & Globalization

By Rowman & Littlefield
Jun 01 2017

The Human Side of Cyber Conflict

By Air University Press
Oct 01 2012

Internet Governance and National Security

By Strategic Studies Quarterly