The SEI helps advance software engineering principles and practices and serves as a national resource in software engineering, computer security, and process improvement. The SEI works closely with defense and government organizations, industry, and academia to continually improve software-intensive systems. Its core purpose is to help organizations improve their software engineering capabilities and develop or acquire the right software, defect free, within budget and on time, every time.
Carnegie Mellon University Sean R. Beggs is the Director of the Master of Information Systems Management (MISM) and the Master of Science in Information Security Policy and Management (MSISPM) programs at the H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University.
Sean has held positions in information technology at Carnegie Mellon for the past eight years, including Computer Support Manager and Support Specialist. In addition, he has taught IT courses for a local technical college. Prior to working at Carnegie Mellon, Sean conducted neuropsychological testing at the University of Pittsburgh and worked as a jet engine mechanic for the United States Air Force.
Sean received his MS in information technology from Carnegie Mellon University and his BS in psychology from the University of Pittsburgh.