Thomas Ervin

Assistant Professor of Practice in Information Systems and Cyber Security


  • MS North Carolina A&T State University
  • BS Tuskegee University


Thomas Ervin holds an M.S. in electrical engineering from North Carolina A&T State University and a B.S. in electrical engineering from Tuskegee University.  He has over 25 years of experience supporting federal law enforcement with cyber forensics analysis on criminal and national security investigations and has been directly responsible for numerous indictments and convictions throughout the country.  He has also developed and led malware analysis and digital forensics training efforts that have been delivered internationally in over 15 countries.

Professor Ervin is a contributor to the Wiley Encyclopedia of Forensic Science. He is a member of several professional organizations, including the Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association and the National Society of Black Engineers, among many others.