Instructor: David Harvie

David Harvie
Biography: Dr. David Harvie joined the ERAU Worldwide campus of the Department of Graduate Studies in the College of Aeronautics in August 2020. He came with 9+ years of academic experience and 24+ years of leadership and professional experience in the United States Army. Dr. Harvie earned his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Kansas.Dr. David Harvie joined the ERAU Worldwide campus of the Department of Graduate Studies in the College of Aeronautics in August 2020. He came with 9+ years of academic experience and 24+ years of leadership and professional experience in the United States Army. Dr. Harvie earned his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Kansas.


Prior to his Ph.D., he earned his Master of Science in Computer Science from North Carolina State University and his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the United States Military Academy. Dr. Harvie served in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the United States Military Academy for 8 years teaching information technology, cybersecurity, user interface, and senior capstone courses. He holds a GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH) certification, and he is a member of the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM) and Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). In his professional experience, Dr. Harvie was commissioned a field artillery officer eventually retiring at the rank of lieutenant colonel. Dr. Harvie served in various staff and leadership positions in the 82nd Airborne Division, 3rd Infantry Division, and United States Military Academy. Dr. Harvie's service included a deployment to Kosovo and two deployments to Iraq.


If you would like to connect with Dr. Harvie on LinkedIn, is profile can be found here. He can also be reached through email at harvied@erau.edu.


Classes by this instructor


Embry-Riddle gold eagle logoBinary ones and zeros creating the silhouette of a planeIn this course, students will explore the cybersecurity threats and actors that pose risks to aviation. 

hack, attacks, networking, hacker, vulnerabilities, threats, defense, telecommunications, cyber, security, hacking, CBR1030




March 1, 2022 to April 11, 2022, Online Course
Embry-Riddle gold eagle logoJet and person airportA 40-hours foundational course in aviation cybersecurity for those with either aviation cybersecurity leadership or technical management responsibility.
March 14-29, 2022