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Robert E. Davis


Dr. Robert E. Davis, CISA, CICA obtained a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Business Law, a Master of Business Administration in Management Information Systems, and a Doctor of Business Administration in Information Systems Management from Temple, West Chester, and Walden University; respectively. During his twenty years of involvement in education, Dr. Davis acquired Postgraduate and Professional Technical licenses in Computer Science and Computer Systems Technology (issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia).

As a CISA, Dr. Davis has provided data security consulting and information systems auditing services to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, the United States Enrichment Corporation, Raytheon Company, the U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Dow Jones & Company, and Fidelity/First Fidelity (Wells Fargo) corporations. In particular to management information systems, some of his professional software and hardware experience includes MVS, UNIX, Windows, Oracle, Clarity, the International Money Management System, MS-Project, PERL, COBOL, PASCAL, DEC, IBM, Tandem, Compaq, and DELL.

Dr. Davis, a member of Delta Mu Delta, Golden Key, and The Institute for Internal Controls (IIC), also was a college instructor of Management Information Systems, Computer Science, and Mathematics. Furthermore, Robert is a published author whose credits include: 

  • Assuring Information Security
  • Assuring IT Governance
  • Assuring IT Legal Compliance
  • IT Auditing: An Adaptive System
  • IT Auditing: Assuring Information Assets Protection
  • IT Auditing: Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
  • IT Auditing: Information Assets Protection
  • IT Auditing: Information Security Governance
  • IT Auditing: Irregular and Illegal Acts
  • IT Auditing: IT Governance
  • IT Auditing: IT Service Delivery and Support
  • IT Auditing: Systems and Infrastructure Life Cycle Management
  • IT Auditing: The Process
  • IT Auditing Using a System Perspective 
  • Relationship between Corporate Governance and Information Security Governance Effectiveness in United States Corporations 

Dr. Davis has authored articles addressing IT issues for ITAudit magazine, ISACA Journal, and IT Governance, LTD as well as peer reviewed Carnegie Mellon University's technical report "Comparing eSCM-SP v2 and COBIT" and five chapters of Bloomsbury Publishing's "Effective Auditing for Corporates". In regards to training individuals in the information systems audit process, he has provided instruction to the Data Processing Management Association, ISACA-Philadelphia Chapter CISA Review Course participants, 3rd Annual Securasia Congress delegates, the Delaware Valley Chapter of the Information Systems Security Association and an Internet CISA study group. Additionally, Dr. Davis has presented webinars for Compliance4all, Compliance IQ, Compliance Online, and Online Compliance Panel registrants and is an IIC Advisory Board member. Dr. Davis also is a former ISACA-Philadelphia Chapter Board of Directors’ member as well as Chairman of College Relations and the first and inaugural CISA in Residence at Temple University.

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