Sandra Fonseca-Lind, PhD

Faculty Senator

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Areas of Expertise 

  • Systems Security Management and Control
  • IT Project Management
  • Disaster Recovery/ Business Continuity
  • Risk Management
  • IT Audit and Assurance
  • Systems Administration
  • Data Governance

Professional Certifications

  • CISA – Certified Information Systems Auditor
  • CISM – Certified Information Security Manager
  • CRISC – Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control
  • MOS – Microsoft Office Specialist

 Education

  • Cybersecurity Best Practices, Graduate Certificate, University of Fairfax
  • Doctor on Business Administration, Management Information Systems, Turabo University, Puerto Rico
  • Information Technology Auditing Graduate Certificate, EDP University, Puerto Rico
  • Master on Information Systems, EDP University, Puerto Rico
  • Bachelor on Business Administration, Computer Information Systems, University of Puerto Rico

 Dissertation

  • A Service Oriented Architecture Framework for Effective IT Governance.

 Research Areas of Interest

  • Data Governance and Master Data Management
  • Risk Management and Disaster Avoidance
  • Secure Data Management in Projects
  • Lean Data Governance
  • Reverse Engineering for Risk and Data Management

 Select Publications

  • Ramaswamy, M. & Fonseca, S. (2014). Information Technology Architecture for Optimal Reporting.  Proceedings of the 54th Annual International Association for Computer Information Systems (IACIS) International Conference, Las Vegas, NE.
  • Ramaswamy, M. & Fonseca, S. (2013). Towards an Optimal Architecture for Information Technology Governance in Puerto Rico.  Proceedings of the 53rd Annual International Association for Computer Information Systems (IACIS) International Conference, San Juan PR.
  • Ramaswamy, M. & Fonseca, S. (2013).  E-Governance in Puerto Rico: Perspectives for the Next Decade. Proceedings of the 53rd Annual International Association for Computer Information Systems (IACIS) International Conference, San Juan PR.
  • Fonseca, S. Ramaswamy, M, Márquez, E. (2009). Towards a Framework for Information Technology Governance in Puerto Rico. Proceedings of the 49th Annual International Association for Computer Information Systems (IACIS) International Conference, Pittsburgh, PA.
  • Fonseca, S. Ramaswamy, M, Márquez, E. (2008). Indirect Consequences of Sarbanes Oxley on Information Technology Governance in Puerto Rico. Proceedings from the International Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines (IABPAD) Conference, Memphis, TN.

 Select Profession Experience

  • Systems Security Manager, Employees Association of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
  • Data Base Administrator – Puerto Rico Department of Labor
  • Project Manager – Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico