Ph.D., University of South Florida
Dr. C. Jordan Howell is an Assistant Professor in Intelligence and National Security Studies at the University of Texas at El Paso. He received his doctorate in criminology from the University of South Florida in 2021, where he also earned a graduate certificate in digital forensics in 2017 and a master’s in criminology in 2016. Dr. Howell’s research focuses on the human factor of cybercrime. He employs advanced computer science techniques to gather threat intelligence, which is then used to test the social scientific theory, build profiles of active cyber-offenders, plot criminal trajectories, and disrupt the illicit ecosystem enabling cybercrime incidents.