Dr. S. Raschid Muller

Dr. S. Raschid Muller

Dissertation Chair/Adjunct Professor

United States Department of Defense / Cybersecurity and Systems Engineering

Dr. S. Raschid Muller is a Cybersecurity Executive with 20 years of experience working in the federal government. While employed with the Department of Defense, he ran programs for the Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS), Cybersecurity Infrastructure Tools (CSI), the Joint Regional Security Stacks (JRSS), rotational engineer for the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Networks & Information Integration (ASD-NII), sole-source acquisitions lead for DISA, AFNIC, and STRATCOM for cloud solutions, and has served as the DISA Information Operations Chair and Visiting Professor at National Defense University. He is a veteran of the United States Navy.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Information Security
  • Information Systems
  • Information Technology
  • IT Strategy and Innovation
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Supply Chain Technology
  • Intelligence



  • D.B.A., Supply Chain Management, Capitol Technology University
  • Ph.D., Cybersecurity Leadership, Capitol Technology University
  • Ph.D., Information Technology (IA/Cybersecurity), Capella University
  • M.S., Government Information Leadership, National Defense University
  • M.S., Organizational Leadership, Nyack College
  • C.I.O. Graduate Certificate, National Defense University
  • M.B.A., University of Maryland Global Campus
  • M.S. Cybersecurity, University of Maryland Global Campus
  • B.S., Information Systems Management, University of Maryland Global Campus
  • B.A., Psychology, Long Island University – Brooklyn Campus

Professional Achievements

  • 2020 LEGIS Congressional Fellow – The Brookings Institution, Washington, DC
  • 2021 ELA Fellow - Goldman School of Public Policy – University of California – Berkeley

Certifications & Licenses

  • Axelos - Information Technology Infrastructure Library v3 - (100431915)
  • CompTIA - A+ (CE) ‐ (COMP001020387060)
  • CompTIA - Network+ (CE) ‐ (COMP001020387060)
  • CompTIA - Security+ (CE) ‐ (COMP001020387060)
  • CompTIA - CySA+ (CE) - (COMP001020387060)
  • CompTIA - CASP+ (CE) ‐ (COMP001020387060)
  • CompTIA - Cloud Essentials ‐ (COMP001020387060)
  • DoD - Certified Acquisition Professional (IT Management) - DAWIA Level II
  • EC‐Council - Certified Network Defense Architect - (ECC02424533894)
  • EC‐Council - Certified Ethical Hacker ‐ (ECC03036843870)
  • EC‐Council - Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator ‐ (ECC00667117078)
  • EC‐Council - Certified Security Analyst - (ECC68157753694)
  • ISACA - Certified Information Systems Manager - (2159282)
  • ISACA - Certified Information Systems Auditor - (21174766)
  • ISACA - Certified Data Privacy Solutions Engineer - (2004840)
  • ISACA - Certified Governance in Enterprise IT - (2109242)
  • PMI - Project Management Professional - (2996372)

Honors & Awards 

  • EC-Council: 2021 Certified Hacker Hall of Fame Inductee

Research & Publications

  • Muller, S.R. (2023). Analyzing Deficits in Awareness Among Chief Supply Chain Officers Who Have Not Adopted Cybersecurity as a Threat to Supply Chains. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/abstract/document/9996456
  • Burrell, D.N., Nobles, C., Dawson, M., Lewis, E.J., Muller, S.R., Richardson, K., & Aridi, A.S. (2022). Innovative Legitimate Non-Traditional Doctorate Programs in Cybersecurity, Engineering, and Technology. DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-9430-8.ch009
  • Muller, S.R., & Burrell, D.N. (2022). Social Cybersecurity and Human Behavior. DOI: 10.4018/IJHIoT.305228
  • Burrell, D.N., Aridi, A.S., McLester, Q., Shufutinsky, A., Nobles, C., Dawson, M.E., & Muller, S.R. (2021). Exploring System Thinking Leadership Approaches to the Healthcare Cybersecurity Environment. DOI: 10.4018/IJEACH.2021070103
  • Muller, S.R. (2020). A Perspective On the intersection of information security policies and IA awareness, factoring in end-user behavior. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15439/2020KM1
  • Muller, S.R. (2020). An Analysis and Discussion of the Defense Information Systems Agency’s Level of Compliance and Integration of the US Congress’ Title Viii National Defense Authorization Act FY 2015 Subtitle D - Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15439/2020KM3
  • Muller, S.R., & Thomas, C.E. (2020). Election Infrastructure Security: Grants and Reimbursement to the States for Usage of their National Guards in State Active Duty Status to Provide Cybersecurity for Federal Elections. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15439/2020KM7
  • Muller, S.R., & Lind, M.L. (2020). Factors in information assurance professionals' intentions to adhere to information security policies. DOI: 10.4018/IJSSSP.2020010102

Organizations & Affiliations

  • IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  • ISACA - Information Systems Audit and Control Association

Volunteer/Service experience

  • WFOP – We Feed Our People (http://wefeedourpeople.org/wpsite/)

Portfolio/Personal Website