Jul 11, 2016

CLTC’s Betsy Cooper is One of SC Magazine’s Top Ten Women in Security

From SC Magazine

Power Players: Betsy Cooper

By Doug Olenick

If one were to look at Betsy Cooper's long list of degrees and accomplishments, discovering she is the executive director of the University of California, Berkeley Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity (CLTC) might come as a surprise, but it shouldn't as she always had an interest in security.

Cooper's impressive academic credentials start with a law degree from Yale University, to which she adds a DPhil in politics from Oxford University, a master of science in Forced Migration, also from Oxford, and a BA in Industrial Labor Relations from Cornell University....

“I was supposed to work on immigration topics, but there was some turnover in my department and I was able to explore some other topic areas and I discovered that I had a nascent interest in the security space,” Cooper says....


Betsy Cooper is the executive director of the Berkeley Center for Long-term Cybersecurity.

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October 4, 2016