Galen A. Grimes, M. S.

Associate Professor of Information Sciences and Technology, Information Sciences and Technology
Office Phone: 412-675-9479
Office Location: Frable Building 213E
Mailing Address:
Penn State Greater Allegheny, 4000 University Drive, McKeesport, PA 15132

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Mr. Grimes is an Associate Professor of Information Sciences and Technology at the Greater Allegheny campus of the Pennsylvania State University where he has taught since 1999.

Prior to working at Penn State Mr. Grimes worked as a project manager at Mellon Bank (now Bank of NY Mellon). Mr. Grimes is also an experienced author on general computing, desktop application, and Internet related topics. He has had 17 books published since 1993. His titles have been translated into 17 languages and distributed over five continents.

Teaching Interests:

Computer security, risk management

Class Class Title Days & Times Room
SRA211 Threat f Crime and Terrorism MWF 11:15-12:05 M201
IST451 Network Security MWF 2:30-3:20 F221
IST240 Intro to Computer Languages MWF 3:35-4:25 C004
  OFFICE HOURS MWF 1:30-2:30 F213
Research Interests
Network, desktop, mobile device and credit card security, intrusion detection, risk management, and spam.