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Michael Harris - Tulane University. New Orleans, LA, US

Michael Harris

Adjunct Professor, Information Technology | Tulane University


Michael Harris is an expert in the areas of information technology and cybersecurity.




Michael Harris is a seasoned IT professional and entrepreneur. He has worked with law enforcement, Fortune 500, government, education and local business over the years to setup and improve information systems, training and cyber security. Michael Harris earned his Master’s degree in Information Systems and Security from Walden University in Baltimore Maryland and his Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Belhaven College in Jackson Mississippi. He has been the go-to IT consultant for DOD contractors, FBI, Homeland Security, EOC, and local businesses for 15 + years.

Michael Harris is also highly sought after in the field of health and fitness where he is an ISSA Elite Trainer and fitness studio owner. As a Sports Nutritionist and Personal Trainer, he has helped change the lives of hundreds of families through healthy eating and exercise.

Areas of Expertise (5)


Information Technology

Information Technology Training

Information & Cyber Security Management

Sports Nutrition

Education (2)

Walden University: Masters Degree, Information Systems and Security

Belhaven College: Bachelor of Arts, Business Management

Media Appearances (1)

Are Public Charging Stations More Dangerous Than Public Wi-Fi? Not Really

Lifewire  online


"Juice jacking is where a bad actor uses public USB ports to introduce malware or monitoring applications to a user's device." Michael Harris, a Tulane University IT professional who has worked with law enforcement, told Lifewire via email. "People should follow good cybersecurity basic hygiene and bring their own outlet charger or battery charger while traveling when they are in need of a charge instead of using public charging stations."

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