Gurvirender Tejay
Associate Professor, Gary Goldbloom Endowed Distinguished Chair in Cyber Security Management
PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University; MS, The University of Chicago; MA, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee; BA, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
Phone: 305-474-6812
Office: O'Mailia Hall, Room 111

Dr. Gurvirender Tejay is an Associate Professor, Gary Goldbloom Endowed Distinguished Chair in Cyber Security Management at the School of Business. His research interests include information security, privacy and technological change. Within information security, his work has focused on information security success, security culture, security strategy, cyber harassment, security governance, information risk, computer crime, and insider threat detection. Dr. Tejay has served as Co-Editor for Special Issue on Cybercrime, for Computers & Security journal. He has been a Visiting Scientist at Ludwig Maxmilian University, Germany. Dr. Tejay has been invited by Department of Homeland Security/National Security Agency as Subject Matter Expert to review Cyber-Security Workforce Framework, National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education.

  • Mohammed, Z., and Tejay, G. (2015). “The Role of Cognitive Disposition in Deconstructing the Privacy Paradox: A Neuroscience Study.” AMCIS 2015 Proceedings, Puerto Rico, August 13-15, 2015.
  • Otero, A. R., Ejnioui, A., Otero, C. E., and Tejay, G. (2013). “Evaluation of Information Security Controls in Organizations by Grey Relational Analysis.” International Journal of Dependable and Trustworthy Information Systems, Volume 2, Issue 3, pp. 36-54.
  • Tejay, G., and Barton, K. (2013). “Information System Security Commitment: A Pilot Study of External Influences on Senior Management." Proceedings of the 46th Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Maui, Hawaii, January 7-10, 2013.
  • Tejay, G., and Zadig, S. (2012). “Investigating the Effectiveness of IS Security Countermeasures Towards Cyber Attacker Deterrence.” Proceedings of the 45th Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Maui, Hawaii, January 4-7, 2012.
  • Tejay, G., and Shoraka, B. (2011). “Reducing Cyber Harassment Through de jure Standards: A study on the lack of the information security management standard adoption in the U.S.” International Journal of Management and Decision Making, Volume 11, Issue 5/6, pp. 324-343.
  • Dunkerley, K., and Tejay, G. (2010). “Theorizing Information Security Success: Towards Secure E-Government.” International Journal of Electronic Government Research, Volume 6, Issue 3, pp. 31-41.
  • Co-Editor, Special Issue on Cybercrime, Computers & Security journal, Volume 38.
  • Co-Chair, Emergent Research Forum, Americas Conference on Information Systems 2015
  • Chair, ‘Cybercrime and Information Security Strategy’ mini-track, Americas Conference on Information Systems 2015
  • Co-Chair, Eighth Annual AIS SIGSEC Workshop on Information Security and Privacy, Auckland, New Zealand, 2014.
  • Chair, ‘Cybercrime in the Digital Economy’ mini-track, Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences 2012.
  • Program Committee Member, UN IFIP WG 8.11/11.13 IS Security Research Workshop (2014, 2013, 2012, 2010)