Gary Jackson, PhD, is a Chief Scientist and Engineering Manager within the National Security Operation at Leidos, a Fortune 500 defense contractor.
Dr. Jackson’s career has spanned academia as a professor, director of R&D and treatment development in various clinical settings, research psychologist within the U.S. Secret Service Intelligence Division, Intelligence Officer and Chief of three advanced technology branches within the Central Intelligence Agency, Vice President and Director of Research and Development for a major psychological test development company, Director of the Center for the Advancement of Intelligent Systems (CAIS) for the American Institutes for Research, and the founding president and CEO of Psynapse Technologies in Washington DC.
Dr. Jackson holds a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology from Southern Illinois University and an M.A. from University of Illinois-Springfield.
Areas of interest include: design of fused behavior and computer science predictive applications, behavioral/psychological assessment, artificial intelligence/pattern classification, cyber threat within global and network domains, and insider threat.