GALVESTON, Texas – Galveston College will present
“Stay Safe on Social Media,” a lecture featuring FBI
computer scientist James Morrison, on Tuesday, Nov.
6, at 7 p.m. in the Abe and Annie Seibel Foundation
Wing on the Galveston College campus, 4015 Ave. Q,
The lecture is part of college’s 2018-19 lecture series,
“Our World and Beyond: The Integration of Modern
Technology and the Humanities.”
Assigned to the Houston Division of the FBI, Morrison
serves as a local technical expert to the special
agents and task force officers assigned to the
Houston Area Cyber Crimes Task Force. He assists
in computer intrusion investigations and reverse engineers
software to determine the source and purpose
of malignant code. He has worked in the IT field for
more than 30 years, including 20 years
with the FBI.
Prior to working with the FBI, Morrison
was an engineer with Lockheed
Martin at Kirtland Air Force Base, New
Mexico, and UNIX/database administrator
with the U.S. Air Force at Falcon
Air Force Base (now Shriver AFB),
Colorado, and Clark Air Base, Republic
of the Philippines.
Morrison holds a Bachelor of Science
in computer engineering from
Colorado Tech University, a Master of
Arts in U.S. history from the University
of New Mexico and a Master of Business
Administration from the University of Phoenix,
as well as other professional certifications.
The event is free and open to the public.