Tim F. Jost Tolson's Home Page
I work in the
Information Security, Policy and Records Office (ISPRO) at the
University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA.
in its security coordination role, focuses
on the continuous enhancement of the security of the University of
Virginia's diverse and decentralized computing environment. It works in
partnership with units and individuals across the University. In
its policy role,
the office works with advisory committees, legal counsel,
and others to develop, implement, and keep current a comprehensive set
of policies governing the University's information technology resources.
It provides ongoing policy interpretation, education, and advice to the
University community, and it works with various University units and law
enforcement to effectively address policy or law violations. As
legislative advisor to the UVa State Governmental Relations Office, the
office provides assessments, advice, and general information on proposed
legislation regarding information technology issues.
I received my BA with high honors in Psychology and Religion from the
University of Virginia, as well as a Masters and Ph.D. in Psychology
from the University (major in community psychology and minor in
Prior to joining the Information Security, Policy and Records Office
(ISPRO) in June 2008, I managed
Research Computing Support group
for 10 years and was one of the three principals in the creation of the
Scholars' Lab in Alderman Library and the Research Computing Lab
in the Charles A. Brown Science
and Engineering Library in Clark Hall.
I am a 2005 Frye Leadership
My office is located in Room 156 at
2400 Old Ivy Road, Charlottesville, VA.
Visitor parking is convenient and readily available, so stop by and visit.
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This webpage sporadically updated, the last time on:
Thursday, 27-May-2010 14:41:44 EDT