Chief Information Security and Data Privacy Officer

Michael Tran Duff

I believe in and practice a consultative leadership style, building trust through transparency, maintaining a strong focus on team health and talent development, modeling and fostering a growth mindset, and a pragmatic approach to cybersecurity coupled with bold vision.

Current Role

  • Company Name: Harvard University
  • Job Title: Chief Information Security and Data Privacy Officer
  • Start Date: May 2022
  • Company Industry: Higher Education
  • Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Harvard University is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally. Harvard University is a private university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S., and a member of the Ivy League. Founded in 1636 by the colonial Massachusetts legislature, Harvard is the oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. It is also the first and oldest corporation in North America.


Previous Company:

  • Company Name:  Stanford University
  • Job Title:  Assistant Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer
  • Start Date:  November 2013