Dr. James F. Leon, CISSP,CPA

Director of Information Technology Training

Department of Computer Science

Northern Illinois University

About

Dr. Leon has over 25 years experience teaching computer science and IT courses in both academia and the corporate world and is the Director of IT Training in the Department of Computer Science at Northern Illinois University. He has consulted to companies such as IBM, Computer Associates (CA), and Sears-Discover Card. His publications have appeared in journals such as Internal Auditor, Journal of Accountancy, and CPA Journal. In 2017, he received the Excellence in Teaching Award for the Department of Computer Science.

Contact

Dr. James Leon

Department of Computer Science

Northern Illinois University

DeKalb IL 60115

jimleon@cs.niu.edu

Education

Ed.D Northern Illinois University 1992

M.S Northern Illinois University 1988     

B.B.A University of Iowa 1986