Greg Hedrick, CISSP, CRISC

Purdue Faculty Member Greg Hedrick, C I S S P, C R I S C

Chief Information Security Officer


Greg Hedrick serves as the Chief Information Security Officer for Purdue University. He has served in this position since 2014 and has over 25 years’ experience in the Cyber Security field. As the University CISO, he is responsible for policy and compliance, identity management and security services including the Security Operations Center for the entire Purdue System.

Before joining Purdue he worked for Electronic Data Systems in the Identity Management area.

Greg is CISSP and CRISC certified and has served multiple organizations including past President of the Indianapolis Information Systems Security Association, Board of Directors for the Information Systems Audit and Control Association Indianapolis chapter, and the Educause Security Professionals Conference program committee.

Greg is often recognized for his leadership and innovation in security and often asked to speak at professional conferences. Greg is a co-founder of the recently announced OmniSOC.


  • Indiana Wesleyan University, Bachelor Business Administration
  • Purdue University, Master Learning Design and Technology

Research Interests

  • Blockchain
  • Information Security Metrics
  • Information Security Big Data

Full Profile

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